Part 2: Dietary Modifications
Part 2 must include the following:
a. What is the role of diet in managing HF? What changes need to be made to the present diet? What role does culture play with diet?
b. What obstacles might be encountered when informing the patient about the changes in diet?
c. Which health care discipline, in addition to the RN, is best suited to help with dietary modifications? How will this team member collaborate with the RN, the patient and the family to help promote healthy eating and a safe transition to home?
Part 3: Physical Activity
Part 3 must include the following:
a. What is the role of physical activity in managing HF?
b. How would the RN promote adherence to a daily physical activity routine?
c. Which health care discipline, in addition to the RN, is best suited to help with physical activity? How will this team member collaborate with the RN, the patient and the family to help promote physical activity and a safe transition to home?
Part 4: Evaluating the Effectiveness of the Interdisciplinary Team
Part 4 must include the following:
a. In detail, describe how the effectiveness of the interdisciplinary team would be evaluated for assisting the patient with adherence to medication therapy, dietary modifications and a physical activity program to prevent readmission to the acute care setting.
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