Harold Blake

In this written assignment (2000 words) you are required to use the nursing process to develop an individualised care plan for Harold Blake, from CaseWorld. The information pertaining to Harold Blake is included on our FLO site. Ensure you pick day 2 of Harold’s hospital admission.
You are required to include two nursing diagnoses relevant to the patient and using the nursing process you are required to describe the care relevant in each step. You must link the nursing care plan with the discharge plan for your patient.
You need to determine required care needs (in relation to the nursing diagnoses) to be provided by the multidisciplinary team and provide rationale for their involvement.
You need to explain and apply key ethical and legal standards to the care requirements (in relation to the nursing diagnoses) for your patient.
Follow the structure below to guide your assignment.
Assignment structure
Introduction – 5%.
Describe how the nursing process can be used in the development of a person-centred care plan.
Explain the link between a person-centred care plan and discharge planning.
Describe the relevant details of the patient and current situation.
Outline the key points you will make in the body of the assignment.
Body – 80%
(50%) Using the five sequential steps of the nursing process, discuss two nursing diagnoses you believe are the most relevant for this patient.
(15%) In relation to the two nursing diagnoses, identify the multidisciplinary team members (MDT) you, as a nurse, would refer this patient to and provide a rationale for including them in the care.
(15%) In relation to the two nursing diagnoses, explain and apply key ethical and legal standards to the care requirements for your patient.
Conclusion – 5%.
Provide an overview of the main points discussed in your assignment.
Structure/presentation – 5%.
Demonstrates the ability to develop and construct a piece of academic writing incorporating the assignment presentation requirements.
Appropriate headings are used to guide the reader.
Referencing – 5%.
Demonstrates the ability to reference (in-text and reference list) using APA 6th edition guidelines.
Demonstrates the ability to incorporate high quality academic sources.