In this coursework, you will be completing a health assessment on an older adult. To complete this coursework, do
1. Perform a health history on an older adult.
2. Complete a physical examination of the client using the uploaded “Individual Health History and
Examination personal” resource. Use the uploaded “Functional Health Pattern Assessment” resource
as a guideline to assist you in completing the template.
3. Document findings of complete physical examination in Situation-Background-Assessment-Recommendation (SBAR)
format. Refer to the uploaded sample”SBARtemplate” also located on the National Nurse Leadership
Council website at www.ihs.gov/NNLC/documents/resources/SBARTEMPLATE.pdf. as a guide. Document the findings of
the physical examination in the assessment worksheet.
4. Using the uploaded”Individual Health History and Examination personal” resource, provide the
physical examination findings summary with planned interventions for the client. Include any community services
in the interventions.