Describes a transition faced by older adults and includes psychosocial, existential, and familial responses to this transition. You may include a short case example to illustrate the topic. NURS442 Nursing
Describes significance of this topic to the experience of the older adult (physical and mental health), how the transition is understood in the literature and in nursing research.
Analyzes how nurses can respond (assessment and intervention) to aid older adults and family members experiencing transitions. Also addresses two proposed changes to the health care system and a potential research study that could address how transitions impact older adults, family members or the health care system. NURS442 Nursing