Using a paediatric clinical scenario provided . this assessment task offers the opportunity for students to develop and articulate an individualised and evidence-based approach to the nursing care of a child or youth and their family. A key focus will be the importance of taking a developmentally appropriate approach and incorporating the principles of child/family centred care and child rights when communicating with and providing care to a child or youth and their family.
This assessment must be completed on the provided template.
- Choose one of the provided scenarios.
- Identify an issue with communication arising from the scenario. Describe the strategies/approaches you will use to communicate and develop a trusting relationship with the child or youth and family incorporating the principles of child/family centred care and child rights.
- Identify an aspect of nursing care currently required by the child or youth. Describe how you will provide this care incorporating the principles of child/family centred care, child rights and the developmental stage of the child.
Develops child-centred effective strategies/approaches to caring for a child or youth and their family based on the developmental stage of the child.
Incorporates the principles of Family Centred Care when communicating with a child or youth and their family.
Synthesises and applies the best available evidence
Demonstrates academic writing skills
Clinical Scenario – Written Report
Student Name and ID
Brief statement identifying and succinctly summarising your chosen scenario and what you will address in the body of your report
(please delete the prompting sentences under each heading in your final version).
Identify and describe an issue with communication arising from this scenario.
Discuss how will you address this issue when communicating with this patient and family.
Discuss how will you incoporate the principles of family centred care when communicating with this patient and family.
Identify one specific aspect of nursing care currently required by the child based on the information presented in the scenario.
Discuss how the child’s developmental age and stage may impact the way you approach the child and provide the required nursing
Discuss how you will incorporate the principles of child centred care while providing the required nursing care.