Presentation pregnancy 20-45 (nursing)
Women’s Health Assessment 1—Part 1
Overview of Women’s Health Assessment Assignments
There are three women’s health assessment assignments in this course. They occur in Weeks 3, 7, and 9. Each of these assignments has two parts. Part 1 is a presentation of information in the Discussion Area. Part 2 is a written report. For these assignments, you will select your own clients (one for each assignment) from the following categories:
• Assessment 1: Young adult gynecology (<25 years of age [YOA])
• Assessment 2: Pregnancy (20–45 YOA)
• Assessment 3: Gynecology and the older women (>40 YOA)
Be sure to ask your client’s permission to be contacted after the visit, if needed, in order to complete the assignment.
Click here to view the format that should be used to construct your assignment.
Assignment Instructions for Part 1
Your focus for this assignment should be on young adult gynecology (<25 YOA). Select a client from one of the following age categories:
d. 25–35 (Although this week’s focus is on patients <25 YOA, this category is included to provide an opportunity to address age and smoking impact on contraceptive selection.)
Some examples of topics you might select from include STDs, unintended pregnancies, diverse cultural issues, premenstrual syndrome (PMS), and premenstrual dysphoric disorder (PMDD). Remember to include health promotion and disease prevention, where applicable, with all presentations and patient counseling.
Use the format defined above to present your patient in this Discussion Area. In addition, tell the class about your approach and patient care. Use published articles to support your approach.
Tuesday, August 25, 2015.
Assignment 3 Grading Criteria Maximum Points
Selected an approved, focused topic area. 2
Presented the patient case in the assigned format. 3
Clearly and thoroughly presented the diagnoses and patient care. 3
Cited at least one published article to support the approach. 2