The nurse caring for older clients wants to return to school to become a gerontological nursing specialist. Which criteria would the nurse need to achieve in order to fulfill this career goal? Select all that apply.
An older client with chronic health problems does not want to be admitted to a nursing home for continued care. What can the nurse explain to the client about nursing homes today? Select all that apply.
During a home visit, an older client recovering from cardiac surgery is concerned about weakness and not being able to enjoy dancing with the spouse anymore. What would be an appropriate response for the nurse to make to the client?
The director of nursing at a skilled facility is implementing the Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN) project to improve the quality of care of the older residents. Which topics will the director include in staff teaching? Select all that apply.
The administrator at a skilled nursing facility is concerned about the rates of aspiration pneumonia. Which long-term facility factors are most likely to lead to increased rates of aspiration pneumonia? Select all that apply.