Task: NUR 330 Introduction To Nursing As A Discipline
1. What is one of the strongest and most consistent predictors of illness and death for the older adult?
a. family support.
b. socioeconomic status.
c. access to resources.
d. payer source.
2. Which age group is the fastest growing segment of our population?
d. 85 and older
3. What action by the nurse would be most likely to help with Mr. Jackson’s transportation problems?
a. Ask the family for help.
b. Call the Area Agency on Aging.
c. Consult with Social Services.
d. Arrange for Visiting Nurses
4. What factors increase Mr. Jackson’s risk of becoming a victim of crime? (Select all that apply.)
a. Age 60+
c. Urban dwelling
d. Lack of transportation
e. Use of multiple medications
NUR 330 Introduction To Nursing As A Discipline