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Assignment 6.1: Food Journal
Step 1: Pull out your food journal
Using your own diet analysis, set up a dietary consultation as if you were with a client. The client may be fictional or yourself Create a goal for your “client”. It can be a made up goal or one that you have for yourself. Analyze your diet by looking at the diet and exercise as a whole over the duration of your journal
Some things to include: Determine any dietary suggestions that may be necessary to meet the client’s goal Does the client (or you) eat more over the weekend?
Does the client (or you) eat more during the week?
Do your exercise patterns change during the week compared to the weekend?
Does your macronutrient (Fat, Protein, and Carbohydrates) break out work towards the overall goal for yourself or your “client? If yes, Explain why. If no, How can you improve to meet the nutritional goal?
Based on your Food log, clients body composition, and overall health goal- determine if the goal was realistic to achieve. If yes, explain why. If not, how would you help them to create a realistic goal
Your food recommendations paper should be a minimum of 2-3 pages in length, APA formatted, properly cited reference page, 12 point font
Step 2: Create a Food Journal Portfolio
Include in this order: Title page
Personal Food Journal
Food Journal Analysis
Food Recommendations for a fictional client or yourself
All components to your portfolio must be presented in essay style APA format, include properly cited reference page, title page, and 12 point font
For this assignment, you are to select a target population with a specific health issue (DEPRESSION IS THE HEALTH ISSUE TO CHOOSE) and research how social, cultural, and behavior factors of the target population contribute to health outcomes associated with the health issue. The 1,200-1,500 word Research Paper must including the following:
Introduction: Provide a concise synopsis of the purpose of the paper and a general introduction to the target population and the health issue.
Target Population: Provide a description about the target population that you have selected; provide demographic information about the population; and discuss relevant social, cultural, and behavior factors that affect this population.
Health Issue: Provide information discussing the health issue that you have selected; include a history of knowledge and public health understanding regarding the health issue; how it has evolved; biological and epidemiological information related to the disease; and major social, cultural, and behavior factors that affect or relate to the health issue.
Relationship Between Health Issue and Target Population: Analyze how social, cultural, and behavior factors in the target population contribute to the health issue; and identify what factors/characteristics are positive or negative and which behaviors/practices/beliefs serve as risk factors or protective factors.
Current Strategies/Interventions: Discuss existing programming to prevent or reduce the health issue within the target population and challenges to interventions and programming.
Recommendations/Conclusion: Make recommendations to resolve the health issue within the target population based on your review of current literature and what you have learned throughout the course.
Minimum of Five References:
Provide examples of experimental and nonexperimental research design. Contrast the levels of control applied to each.
500 words, 2APA reference, plagiarism
This assignment is intended to assist you to critically think about issues, examine underlying assumptions that influence your own perspective on matters. As you read, think observe and assess etc…. light bulbs go off. Those Ah Ha., moments. The reflective statements are to help students recognize and understand the nature, scope and limits of scientific thinking and research.
Components of Statements: 2 pages in length with APA format followed precisely. A completed statement should include a critical reflection, your own thinking about the relevancy of the reading and significance of readings to nursing science including the following: Return to Experience- Describe the experience, recollect what happened, notice what happened/how you felt/what you did. Attend to Feelings-Acknowledge negative feelings but do not let them form a barrier, work with positive outcomes. Re-evaluate the Experience-Connect ideas and feelings of the experience to those you had on reflection, Consider options and choices. Learning-How do you feel about this experience, could I have dealt better with the situation, what have I learnt from this experience. here is the link for the movie https://youtu.be/O38zYpzqdZg
dentify a research or evidence-based article that focuses comprehensively on a specific intervention or new diagnostic tool for the treatment of diabetes in adults or children.
In a paper of 750-1,000 words, summarize the main idea of the research findings for a specific patient population. Research must include clinical findings that are current, thorough, and relevant to diabetes and the nursing practice.
Prepare this assignment according to the APA guidelines found in the APA Style Guide, located in the Student Success Center. An abstract is not required.
This assignment uses a grading rubric. Instructors will be using the rubric to grade the assignment; therefore, students should review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the assignment criteria and expectations for successful completion of the assignment.
Reflecting on week 3’s lessons in the syllabus , select a patient population (pediatric, young adult, adult or geriatric), and briefly analyze a common chronic respiratory illness (there are several to choose from), that may affect this population. Briefly tell how it impacts the patient’s quality of life and analyze the current research evidence on this topic and gold standard of care if any for your chosen population. (You may use an example from your clinical rotation (past or present) that you have encountered). Describe how you, the FNP, can/or have made a difference in the care of patients with this specific disease and tell of one specific patient care teaching that he/she may do to help minimize disease symptoms. Please be sure to read and respond/comment on one of your
There are many reimbursement methods that are utilized to reimburse physicians and facilities for the services and procedures that they provide to patients. A physician and the facility must keep track of the services and procedures that they are providing to the patients to bill out and receive the appropriate reimbursement. The chargemaster or charge description master (CDM) is the billing process that is used in all health care facilities, and it is updated yearly.
Focus your discussion on the following questions: What are the consequences of not utilizing current codes and charges? Discuss how using last year’s CDM will affect the current year’s bottom line. Will this create a positive or negative result for the health care facility? Explain your answer. How can facilities ensure that the current CDM is used?
For this assignment, the student will create a Power Point Presentation on a cultural group.
Pick a cultural or religious group (different from yours) that you commonly encounter at workplace. You can select a group discussed in Chapter 1 of Pozgar or a different group. Research the answers to the following… Title Slide with your name (1 slide) Health beliefs and practices (1-2 slides) Family patterns (1 slide) Communication style (1-2 slides) Space orientation (1-2 slides) Time orientation (1-2 slides) Nutritional Patterns (1-2 slides) Pain Responses (1-2 slides) Childbirth and perinatal care (1-2 slides) Death and Dying (1-3 slides) Spirituality, religion, and faith (include holy days) (1-2 slides) Prayer and meditation (1-2 slides) What knowledge did you gain about this group that you were not aware of? (2-3 slides) Identify at least two ethical healthcare issues might arise when caring for this cultural group? (2-3 slides) Reference slides (1-2 slides)
For this section, insure information is referenced and cited in your slides. The presentation should start with a title slide and end with a reference slides. At least 2 references are required for this assignment. If you include pictures, your pictures should also be referenced and cited.