What is the impact of the value-belief pattern on health?
some people may find their beliefs are challenged by their health situation, or they may cling to beliefs more firmly and appreciatively
What is the nurse’s goal in caring for client’s spiritual needs?
to seek basic understanding of patient’s spiritual needs, resources, and preferences; to follow patient’s wishes, provides assistance as requested by patient
What role does spirituality/hope play in a client’s ability to cope?
positive spiritual coping helps the client adapt to illness, negative spiritual coping is associated with maladaptation
What are the most common nursing interventions desired by patients?
Providing presence, Conversing about spirituality, Supporting religious practices, Assisting clients with prayer, Referring clients for clients for spiritual counseling
What is the overall goal in regards to spirituality in a nursing care plan?
to maintain or restore spiritual well-being so that spiritual strengths and hopes are realized
What is the two-tiered approach to spiritual assessment?
First asses if client accepts a spiritual reality. If yes, then ask client general questions about what beliefs are important to current condition and how/if they would like support from the health care team
Patterns of behavior and self-expression that do not match the environment context, norms, and expectations.
What are characteristics of Ineffective Role Performance?
Altered role perception, anxiety, change in capacity to resume role, inadequate confidence, support, skills, inappropriate developmental expectations
What outcome/intervention can be used with Ineffective Role Performance?
Outcome: Client acknowledge problems contributing to inability to carry out usual role Intervention: Reinforce the client’s strengths and internalized values
What constitutes Caregiver Role Strain?
Difficulty in performing family caregiver role
What are characteristics of Caregiver Role Strain?
Apprehension about recipient’s care if caregiver unable to provide care, dysfunctional change in caregiving activities, difficulty completing required tasks
What outcome/intervention can be used with Caregiver Role Strain?
Outcome: Client will identify resources available to help in giving care or to support the caregiver to give care Intervention: Arrange for intervals of respite care for the caregiver; encourage use if available
What constitutes Interrupted Family Processes?
Change in family relationships and/or functioning
What are characteristics of Interrupted Family Processes?
What outcome/intervention can be used with Interrupted Family Processes?
Outcome: Client will identify ways to cope effectively and use appropriate support system (family) Intervention: Acknowledge the range of emotions and feelings that may be experienced when the health status of a family member changes; counsel family members that it is normal to be angry and afraid