Assessment Subjective Cues: • • “What am I suppose to do at home?” “Kailan ang follow up check up ko?

Nursing Diagnosis Knowledge Deficit related to home care, follow-up and support

Plan of Care Independent: • • • Encourage the patient and family members to verbalize concerns Explained the signs and symptoms of infection for which to observe at home. Demonstrated the proper surgical wound care and dressing.

Expected Outcome After 1 hour of client teaching, the patient and family members will be able to: • • • • State understanding of discharge process State the time and date of follow up check up Identify signs and symptoms of infection Return demonstrate the proper techniques in wound care Verbalize understanding of home medications and its importance

Evaluation After an hour of health teaching, the patient and family members were able to: • State understanding of discharge process State the time and date of follow up check up Identify signs and symptoms of infection Return demonstrate the proper techniques in wound care Verbalize understanding of home medications and its importance

Objective Cues: • Patient pacing hallway

Dependent: • Explained the importance of diet restrictions

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Collaborative: • Explained the name, indication, dose, frequency, contraindications and side effects of home medications. •