The aim of this assignment is for students to demonstrate an understanding of culturally safe health promotion strategies, including education strategies that address the needs of clients with chronic diseases that empowers them to self-manage their condition. The provision of education to enable people to make decisions and to take actions in relation to their health is part of the role of theRegistered Nurse (Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia, 2016). Additionally, culturally safe and respectful practice requires having knowledge of how a nurses own culture, values, attitudes assumptions and beliefs influence their interaction with people and families, the community and colleagues (Nursing & Midwifery Board of Australia, Code of Conduct 2018) This assignment addresses the following course learning outcomes: ● Apply health promotion and illness prevention practices in aculturally safe manner to support people diagnosed with chronic illness; ● Analyse primary health care and health promotion strategies that address the needs of those with chronic diseases. TASK:Instructions: For this assignment, you are required to choose one (1) client scenario from the two options given below and write a 2000-word structured essay in which you: 1. Provide an overview of one(1) of the chosen client’s chronic conditions/illnesses; 2. Describe one (1) actual and/or potential health concern for the client; 3. Identify two (2) appropriate topics for client education (for the identified health concern). 4. Explain how each topic addresses the actual and/or potential health concern for the client and how each topic will assist the client to self-manage their chronic condition and optimize their health; 5. Describe two (2) specific, appropriate client education strategies that the Registered Nurse would use to teach the chosen education topics (one strategy for each topic). Include details of how the education will be structured and delivered (i.e., method/tool used, setting for education, participants to be involved, Using scholarly literature, justify your choice of education strategies for this particular client. 7. Reflect on how your own culture, values, attitudes assumptions and beliefs may influence your interactions with the respective client (i.e., Mr. Boulia or Mr. Polaris) and their families, the community and colleagues. NOTE: ● Ensure you use a client /patient-centered and/or family-centered approach that optimizes individual self-management and promotes the active participation of the individual and family in illness management. ● You must support all sections of your essay with scholarly literature from the past 5 years.
In response to the continuous changes in health care today, nurses are charged with staying well informed on many rapidly evolving aspects of patient care.