Remember to submit your work following the file naming convention FirstInitial.LastName_M01.docx. For example, J.Smith_M01.docx. Remember that it is not necessary to manually type in the file extension; it will automatically append.
Start by reading and following these instructions:
1. Quickly skim the questions or assignment below and the assignment rubric to help you focus.
2. Read the required chapter(s) of the textbook and any additional recommended resources. Some answers may require you to do additional research on the Internet or in other reference sources. Choose your sources carefully.
3. Consider the discussions and any insights gained from it.
4. Create your Assignment submission and be sure to cite your sources, use APA style as required, check your spelling.
Head-to-Toe Physical Health Assessment
You will use the course text to guide you in completion of a head to toe assessment. A comprehensive health assessment allows an overall view of your patient’s health status. As a registered nurse you must possess the knowledge and tools to promote a healthy and productive lifestyle.
For this task, record a 15 min or less video of yourself completing a physical health assessment on a family member or friend (do not use a patient in a healthcare setting or a child under 18). Use the head to toe assessment guide found in this module’s learning resources to record your findings. Upload your video and a copy of the assessment guide for completion of this assignment.
Length: Sufficient time to cover each of the points in the head-to-toe physical assessment guide 15 min or less. The entire assessment should be documented in the recording and on the assessment form.
Structure: Use a recording platform of your choice and either upload as an mp4 or share the link directly to the video in the dropbox and upload the completed assessment documentation form.
References: Sources are not required for this assignment.
Rubric: This assignment uses a rubric for scoring. Please review it as part of your assignment preparation and again prior to submission to ensure you have addressed its criteria at the highest level.
Format: Save your assessment form as a PDF document (.pdf) and the recording as an mp4 or share the direct link.
File name: Name your saved file according to your first initial, last name, and the assignment number (for example RHall Assignment 1.docx)