Reflective experience with a cerebellar stroke patient introduction the assignment is a reflection of an experience with a cerebellar patient admitted in a medical ward. Reflective account on communication this assignment is a reflective account on communicating with a patient who cannot communicate verbally to remain confidential i will call the patient, patient a. High quality patient communication boards for hospitals support family members support the involvement of patients and family members in the safety and quality of their care.
Whether you encounter a patient who is angry, manipulative, demanding, or downright nasty, sometimes these patients can make you question why you became a nurse in the first place. Improving patient safety in stroke rehabilitation wards - patient safety is a major issue in health care, especially in the public sector. This report reviews an innovative, brief communication training session provided to 31 care staff working with patients who had recently had a stroke this training comprised a short education session in the clinical environment (a hospital ward) and solution-focused reflection. Patient felt there was a lack of understanding by the clinician 13% the decision to litigate is most often associated with perceived lack of caring and/or col- laboration in health care delivery.
Abstract stroke is the third highest cause of death and the leading cause of chronic disability in adults in australia studies show clear advantages of treatment of patients in the acute phase of stroke in a dedicated stroke unit. Recently, while writing a note on a hospital chart, i overheard a patient and their family scolding the nursing staff inflammation always peaks my interest. Reflective summary relating to a therapeutic interaction reflective summary relating to a therapeutic interaction introduction this summary provides an example of how massage therapy was used as part of on-going care with a patient in a neurological rehabilitation ward and how it contributed to verbal communication. Cerebrovascular accidents (cva) are caused by hypertension mainly and in turn it causes many complications making handling the cva patients particularly difficult in this article, i will cover my reflective account on the patient and justify the actions that i took the patient and the events that.
stroke and it's causes a stroke, also known as the sudden loss of brain function, is a medical condition that affects the brain a stroke occurs when the blood supply to part of the brain is interrupted or severely reduced, depriving the brain tissues of oxygen. Reflection on commnication stroke patient essay sample the assignment is based upon a critical incident that occurred in clinical practice dimond (2008) believes critical incidents allow nurses to explore and reflect on situations in clinical practice which are good or bad, which will help them to learn and recognise what, could have been done differently. On a communication task force can be helpful in identifying patient success stories to help bring to life the problem of stroke and its solutions for a reporter or editor and to facilitate a news story.
Reflection on commnication stroke patient essay sample - papers meddings and haith-cooper (2008) identified effective communication as being key to a successful relationship between patient and nurse. Communication was another issue doris could not communicate well due to the dysphasia which developed after the stroke and sadly no one in the family or friend had escorted doris to hospital for health care staff to obtain her past history on admission. Recovery after stroke strokes often affect speech and/or the understanding of language the most common speech problems following stroke are called aphasia or dysphasia, and involve difficulty in retrieving wanted words, and comprehension of language. Reflection on commnication stroke patient essay sample the assignment is based upon a critical incident that occurred in clinical pattern dimond ( 2008 ) believes critical incidents allow nurses to research and reflect on state of affairss in clinical pattern which are good or bad which will assist them to larn and recognize what could hold.
` reflection on pregnant stroke' in this assignment, i need to reflect on what i have seen on the vignette of `pregnant stroke ' (midwife)to develop my interpersonal skill for therapeutic communication. The nursing skill i will be discussing is bed bathing a male patient a bed bath in this incident was necessary as the patient was unable to mobilise himself to the bathroom due to suffering from a recent stroke which had caused greatly reduced mobility. Aphasia can put patients' sense of self and relationship-building skills at risk nurses must recognise how aphasia affects patients' whole lives to provide high-quality care.
Communication and patient involvement in care decisions key areas for development were identified including communication, involving patients in decision making and the introduction of volunteers. Patient experience method: a reflective journal was used for reasoning and communication which may delay a reflection on nurse advocacy for the person. Therapeutic communication is defined as the face-to-face process of interacting that focuses on advancing the physical and emotional well-being of a patient nurses use therapeutic communication techniques to provide support and information to patients.
In a nutshell, for my reflection of this event explores about on how the communication skills play a role on the nurse-patient relationship in order to deliver the nursing care towards the patient especially the adult. Stroke is a medical emergency and has to be treated as such to allow for optimal recovery of the patient (stroke foundation, 2004) correct diagnosis and referral to a stroke team reduces the risk of complications during recovery (stroke foundation, 2004. You can help improve and maintain your loved one's communication skills by following the home program learn when is the best time of day to work on communication skills try to use that time whenever you can.