Champ, the couple’s rambunctious miniature Doberman pinscher dog, greets you upon arrival. Millie is in her wheelchair, staring out the window, while Fred is in the kitchen preparing the couple’s lunch.
Please use the general survey process to describe the areas that you would be observing immediately upon entering the home based on the scenario above.
What, if any, concerns do you have about Millie’s skin and nutritional status?
What nursing interventions will you include in your care plan to address these issues?
What methods will you employ to educate Millie and Fred about the new medications?