NURS 6512 Week2 Discussion

NURS 6512 Week2 Discussion
To prepare:

Reflect on your experiences as a nurse and on the information provided in this weeks Learning Resources on diversity issues in health assessments.
By Day 1 of this week, you will be assigned a case study by your Instructor. Note: Please see the Course Announcements section of the classroom for your case study assignment.
Reflect on the specific socioeconomic, spiritual, lifestyle, and other cultural factors related to the health of the patient assigned to you.
Consider how you would build a health history for the patient. What questions would you ask, and how would you frame them to be sensitive to the patients background, lifestyle, and culture? Develop five targeted questions you would ask the patient to build his or her health history and to assess his or her health risks.
Think about the challenges associated with communicating with patients from a variety of specific populations. What strategies can you as a nurse employ to be sensitive to different cultural factors while gathering the pertinent information?

JC, an at-risk 86-year-old Asian male is physically andfinancially dependent on his daughter, a single mother who has little time ormoney for her father’s health needs. He has ahx of hypertension (HTN),gastroesophageal reflux disease (GERD), b12 deficiency, and chronicprostatitis. He currently takes Lisinopril 10mg QD, Prilosec 20mg QD, B12injections monthly, and Cipro 100mg QD. He comes to you for an annual exam andstates I came for my annual physical exam, but do not want to be a burden tomy daughter.
an explanation of the specific socioeconomic,spiritual, lifestyle, and other cultural factors associated with the patientyou were assigned. Explain the issues that you would need to be sensitive towhen interacting with the patient, and why. Provide at least five targetedquestions you would ask the patient to build his or her health history and toassess his or her health risks.

please can you write the questionnot question 1 marks have been subtracted for not writing the questions before.thanks