My name is Ernesto Adrian Castillo, I am a student athlete at sharyland high school currently enrolled in the clinical rotation program. I am enrolled in extra curricular activities such as football and HOSA. My goal is to pursue a healthcare career; and the med Ed program will help me achieve that goal. Med Ed will allow me to gain a plethora of experience and a insight of what it means to be a health care professional. Their is a health care issue for practically everything but, the new generations are that a lack of information when it comes to the these issues. We have technology everywhere and yet people don't know much about what is going with their communities health. With "Ebola" hitting Texas people were in panic without knowing the severity or any information about this disease. Looking in social media people people don't know a lot about disease and most probably never will expand their knowledge about these disease. The problem of lacking information is coming mainly from the newer generations, seeing as the don't watch the news on TV or actually looking it up specifically on certain websites. As their maybe be a more risk of publicly panic, but people deserve to know what diseases or what health issues are out around the world. Lacking information about some of these disease is mainly the people's fault, for not looking for that information. But for some people who do look for the information and want to be knowledgeable are at a
Chemistry and Structure Activity
Relationships for Tetrahydrocannabinols
R. K. Razdan
n overview is presented of the chemistry and the known structure activity relationships
(SAR) for tetrahydrocannabinols (THCs), endocannabinoids and pyrazole based an
tagonists. An attempt has been made to highlight and put in perspective the cannabinoid work carried out before and after the discovery of the receptors. In the cannabinoid…
Welcome to Corrections
Orientation for Nurses New to
By Virginia Wingler BSN, RN
The purpose of this orientation is to
standardize the information that is conveyed to
new nurses. It is also to help orient you to the
facility and review basic assessments that are
fundamental to each department. Safety
measures will also be discussed.
Is there a difference?
Managed by states or the federal
Managed by counties or cities
Short sentences (usually…
Ask about med reconciliation process
How is care plan generated?
Describe the medication reconciliation
Primary nurse able to verbalize med
Review of chart had evidence of med
reconciliation on admission and after
Where is your functional assessment?
What precipitates PT, OT, or SLP referral?
Function assessment triggered based
on admission assessment but no
Nutritional assessment documented
Home med list is obtained and…
Parts of Diagnosis
DETERMINE PT. RESPONSES TO HEALTH PROBLEMS
PROVIDE CARE AT DIFFERENT LEVELS
AIMS ARE PREVENTION & SELF-CARE AS GOALS
Parts of Nursing Diagnosis:
COLLECTION OF DATA
OBSERVING THE PATIENT
PATIENT HX & PHYSICAL
2. Validate Data- check it over again!
3. Data organization and Documentation
Analysis of data
Steps for Data analysis:
1. Recognize Trend
2. Compare with standards…
Ca++, with long term use, assess GI and renal status,
Take 1 hr before or 2 after other meds
Chew completely and follow with 8 oz of water
Notify HCP is constipation or bloody diarrhea develops
Discard out-of-date antacids
Do not use longer than 2 weeks
Rationale for drug choice: this drug therapy for GERD is antacid prior to prescriptions meds. They are available OTC, easy access and cost-effective. They are immediate release. If ineffective, PPIs or H2 blockers…
of the year 2016, I hope to gain entrance to this program so I can achieve my career set goals and get a career where I may be able to help people. Since I was a child, I have dreamed of helping people into their welfare and health. Admission to Med ED Program would be a great advantage in achieving my goals, it would be a great help in fulfilling my dream of becoming a Neurosurgeon or Physician.
World Health Organization (WHO) is known to help around the world for their medical issues known…
Hypertension, HTN is the conditions in which the systolic blood pressure is greater than 140 mmHg or the diastolic blood pressure is greater than 90 mmHg.
Related Diagnostic Tests:
Basic lab studies; history and physical; UA; metabolic panel; serum lipids; ECG; 24-creatine clearance, ECHO; liver function; TSH; BP monitoring; sleep studies, and ultrasounds of vessels
HTN is either primary or secondary. Primary (essential or idiopathic) is elevated BP without an identifiable…
1. Registered nurses in the Children’s Emergency Department will complete the Children’s ED Charge Nurse Clinical Orientation prior to assuming charge in the department.
2. The Charge nurse will assist the physicians in expediting the flow of patients in the department.
3. The Charge nurse will assume the following duties
Outpatient Surgery: Is Mandatory Accreditation of
Outpatient Surgery Centers Enough? 107 PLASTIC & RECONSTRUCTIVE SURGERY 189, 189 (2001).
7. Robert del Junco et. al., Report of the Special Committee on Outpatient (Office-based) Surgery, 88
J. MED. LICENSURE & DISCIPLINE 160, 162 (2002).
9. COMMITTEE ON QUALITY ASSURANCE IN OFFICE-BASED SURGERY, A REPORT TO: NEW
YORK STATE PUBLIC HEALTH COUNCIL & NEW YORK STATE DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, ix (2000)
Widener Law R eview
Health Literacy and Child Health Outcomes: A Systematic Review of the
Darren A. DeWalt and Ashley Hink
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PEDIATRICS is the official journal of the American Academy of Pediatrics. A monthly
publication, it has been published continuously…