Discharge Plan

You will create a fictitious patient based on your family assessment and use the attached Discharge Plan Template document to create a discharge plan for that patient.  Includes hypertension in the diagonsis. Save the Discharge Plan Template to your files.  You can type right into the document, save it, and submit for grading.  You are to complete all sections of the discharge plan:  assessment, diagnosis/plan, education needs, financial worksheet, and the reflection and conclusion.  You need to be as detailed as possible in filling out all the boxes. The reflection and conclusion section allows you to summarize the patient’s plan of care based on all proceeding information and to make recommendations for the plan of care for the patient.  Reflect on what you learned in this assignment.  What do you think about using this discharge plan, did it help you to consider areas you might not have previously included in a discharge plan?  Please follow the Example Discharge Plan provided for your guidance.

Please follow the Example Discharge Plan provided for your guidance.

Rubrics

 

Competency

10  points

6  points

3  points

0 points

 

Family Assessment

Completes all sections in full and submits   Family Assessment document

Completes some sections of family assessment   document in full and other sections using simple answers

Provides simple answers on Family Assessment   document

Does not submit family assessment document

 

Competency

25 points

17 points

9 points

0 points

 

Discharge Plan

Assessment

General Information

Current Medications

Activity of Daily Living

Patient Support System

Medical Follow-up

Financial Summary

Develops a detailed assessment of the   patient

Outlines an assessment of the patient   and/or missing some elements of the assessment

Defines an assessment of the patient   including minimal detail and/or less than half of the elements of the   assessment

Does not address this section

 

Competency

15  points

9  points

3  points

0 points

 

Diagnosis/Plan

Priority

Nursing Diagnosis

Client Outcomes/Goals

Designs a detailed diagnosis/plan

Defines a diagnosis/plan and/or some   elements of the diagnosis/plan

Lists a diagnosis/plan and /or less than   half of the elements of the diagnosis/plan

Does not address this section

 

Competency

12  points

6  points

4 points

0 points

 

Education Needs

Need

Method

Evaluation

Develops all elements of the education needs

Defines half of the elements of the   education needs

Lists less than half of the elements of the   education needs

Does not address this section

 

Competency

20 points

12 points

4 points

0 points

 

Financial Worksheet

Future Medical Care

-routine

-specialty

-Tx interventions

Medication Needs

Supplies

Diagnostic Testing

Future Adjunctive Tx

Medical Equipment

Transportation

Home Furnishings & Adaptations

Potential Complications

Financial Summary

Develops all elements of the financial   worksheet appropriate to patient. patient needs, and requirements

Defines half of the elements of the   financial worksheet appropriate to patient. patient needs, and requirements

Completes less than half of the elements of   the financial worksheet appropriate to patient. patient needs, and   requirements

Does not address this section

 

Competency

18 points

12 points

6 points

0 points

 

Reflection and Conclusion

Interprets the complete format and a   develops a conclusion for the plan of care

Evaluates what was learned by doing the   assignment

Reviews the format and does not fully   develop a conclusion for the plan of care

Reviews what was learned by doing the   assignment

Defines the format and does not present a   conclusion

States what was learned by doing the   assignment

Does not address this section