Caring for a client with a burn injury.
Initial Discussion Post:
Mr. Cinder is a 55-year old man admitted to the burn unit 48 hours ago with a diagnosis of third degree burns. He was burning leaves in his yard when his clothes caught fire. The RN is going to care for Mr. Cinder, what will he/she expect to find related to: Skin involvement, clinical manifestations, and wound appearance.
What are the pathophysiological changes associated with severe burns?
When Mr. Cinder enters the rehabilitative phase of his recovery what are three possible complications?
For one of the complications what nursing diagnosis would you identify as a priority and why?
Read chapter 8, 9 and 13 of the class textbook.
Saucier Lundy, K & Janes, S.. (2016). Community Health Nursing. Caring for the Public’s Health. (3rd ed.) ISBN: 978-1-4496-9149-3
Once done answer the following questions;
1. Discuss the mission of the Patient-Centered Outcomes Research Institute (PCORI) and the Center for Medicare & Medicaid Innovation (CMMI).
2. If you could reform the malpractice or tort laws, what types of changes would you make?
When do you feel it is appropriate for someone to claim damages from medical procedures or treatment?
Do you feel there should be a cap on the payments, and if so, how would you decide what that cap would be?
What are all the different costs involved in medical malpractice suites? Is it easier to talk about tort reform than to actually try to define it?
Present you assignment in an APA format word document, 12 Arial font. Your assignment must contained at least 2 evidence based references (excluding the class textbook). Assignment must contained at least 300 words (excluding the first and reference page).