Adolescent Health Assessment
In this assignment, you will be completing a comprehensive health screening and history on a young adult. To complete this assignment, do the following:
Select an adolescent or young adult client on whom to perform a health screening and history. Students who do not work in an acute setting may “practice” these skills with a patient, community member, neighbor, friend, colleague, or loved one.
Complete the “Health History and Screening of an Adolescent or Young Adult Client” worksheet.
Format the write-up in a manner that is easily read, computer-generated, neat, and without spelling errors.
Complete the assignment as outlined on the worksheet, including:
2.Past Health History
3.Family History: Obstetrics History (if applicable) and Well Young Adult Behavioral Health History Screening
4.Review of Systems
5.Include all components of the health history
6.Use correct acronyms or abbreviations when indicated
7.Develop three Nursing Diagnoses for this client based on the health history and screening. Include: one actual nursing diagnosis, one wellness nursing diagnosis, one “Risk For” nursing diagnosis, and your rationale for the choice of each nursing diagnosis for this client.
8.Using the (3) nursing diagnoses you have identified, develop a wellness plan for the adolescent / young adult client.