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Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Pasig

COLLEGE OF NURSING
Alcalde Jose St., Kapasigan, Pasig City

Course Name: Health Assessment


Course Description:
The course deals with concepts, principles and techniques of history taking using various tools, physical examination
(head to toe), psychosocial assessment and interpretation of laboratory findings to arrive at a nursing diagnosis on
the client across the lifespan in varied settings.
Course Credit: 1 unit
Terminal Competencies:
At the end of the course and given simulated and actual conditions/situations, the student will be able to:
1. Differentiate normal from abnormal assessment findings.
2. Utilize concepts, principles, techniques, and appropriate assessment tools in the assessment of individual
client with varying age group and development

Time Frame

Topic

Lecture

1 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


Sea La Gloria

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Clinical Instructor/s

Remarks

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Day 1
April 13

Nursing
Process
And Nursing
Health
History

I. Review of Nursing process


II. Health History Guidelines
Discussion:
A. Interview
Review of NCP
1. Purpose
Nursing Health
2. Approaches
History
3. Types of Interview
Gordons
4. Advantages and
Functional
Disadvantages of openHealth Pattern
ended and close-ended
interview
Return
5. Planning the interview and
Demonstration:
setting
6. Stages/Phases of the
Interviewing/Histo
interview
ry taking
7. Types of communication
during interview
- Verbal and Non-verbal
8. Donts of non-verbal
communication
9. Special considerations
during the interview
III. Health History
A. Eight Sections of Health
History
- Biographic data
- Reasons for seeking health
care
- History of present health
concern
- Past health history
- Family health history and
genogram
- Review of body systems

2 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


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Professor Amelia
Canlas, RN, MSN

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ofr current health


problems
- Lifestyle and health
practices
- Developmental Level
IV. Complete Health Assessment

Time Frame

Day 2
April 14

Topic

Assessing
the
Integument
ary System

Assessing
the
Eye and Ear

Lecture

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

3 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


Sea La Gloria

RLE

Discussion and
Demonstration:

Clinical Instructor/s

Remarks

Professor Emily
Santos, RN,MAN

Assessing the
Integumentary
System (IPPA)

Assessing the Eye


and Ear (IPPA)
Return
Demonstration:

Professor
Michelle Flores,
RN,MAN

Assessing the
Eye and Ear
A Dios

Day 3
April 20

Time Frame

Day 4
April 21

Assessing
the Head,
Face, and
Neck

Topic

Respiratory
System

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

Lecture

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

4 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


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Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Assessing the
Head, Face, and
Neck (IPPA)

Professor
Kenneth E.
Librea, RN, MAN

RLE

Clinical Instructor/s

Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing the
Respiratory
assessment (IPPA)

Professor Elena
Mabini, RN, MAN

Remarks

A Dios

Day 5
April 27

Day 6
April 28

Time Frame

Assessing
the Breast
and
Abdomen

Cardiovascu
lar
System/Peri
pheralVascular &
Lymphatic
System

Topic

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

Lecture

5 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


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Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing the
Breast and
abdomen
assessment

Professor
Charina Salonga,
RN, MAN

Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing the
cardiovascular
system
assessment (IPPA)

Professor Amelia
Canlas, RN,MSN/
Professor
Michelle Flores,
RN, MAN

RLE

Clinical Instructor/s

Remarks

A Dios

Day 7
May 4

Day 8
May 5

Assessing
the
Musculoskel
etal System

Assessing
the
Male and
Female
GenitoUrinary
system

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing the
Musculoskeletal
assessment (IPPA)

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing the
male and female
genito-urinary
system
assessment
(IPPA)

6 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


Sea La Gloria

Professor Elena
Mabini, RN, MAN

Professor
Charina Salonga,
RN, MAN

A Dios

Day 9
May 11

Assessing
the
SensoryNeurologic
system

I. Review of Anatomy and


Physiology
II. Developmental, Cultural ,
and Ethnic
Variations
III. Review of Health History
IV. Physical Assessment

Time Frame

Topic

Lecture

Day 10
May 12

Diagnostic
Procedures
and
Interpretati
on

I. Blood Tests
- Complete blood count, Serum
Electrolytes, Blood Chemistry
II. Specimen Collection and
Testing
- Stool, urine, Sputum, throat culture
III. Visualization Procedures

7 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


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Discussion and
Return
Demonstration:
Performing
sensoryneurologic
assessment

RLE

Discussion:
Different
diagnostic
procedures and
interpretation

Professor
Kenneth E.
Librea, RN, MAN

Clinical Instructor/s

Remarks

Professor Emily
Santos, RN, MAN

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All Instructors
Day 11
May 18

Head to toe
assessment

Presentation/Re
turn
Demonstration:
Performing a head
to toe assessment

Performing a head to toe


assessment

Time
Frame

Activity

Day 12
May 19

Final Examination/Oral Presentation

Remark
s

Grading System:
Attendance--------------------10%
Quizzes-------------------------25%
Major Exams------------------30%
Return Demonstration-----35%
_________________________
Total----------------------------100%

Prepared by:

References:
1. Dillion, Patricia M. Nursing Health Assessment: A Critical
Thinking, Case Studies Approach. 2nd ed. 2007. F. A. Davis:
Philadelphia
2. Bates, Barbara. A Guide to Physical Examination. J.B.
Lippincott Company: Philadelphia and Toronto
3. Weber, Janet and Kelly, Jane. Health assessment in
Nursing. 2007. 3rd ed. Lippincott Williams and Wilkins

8 | Health Assessment: Course Outline


Sea La Gloria

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Kenneth E. Librea, RN, MAN


Level 1 Coordinator

Recommending Approval:
Iluminada T. Vierne, RN, MAN
Dean of College

Approved:
Dr. Amihan April Alcazar
University President III

Bachelor of Science in Nursing


A.Y. 2014-2015

Pamantasan ng Lungsod ng Pasig


COLLEGE OF NURSING
Alcalde Jose St., Kapasigan, Pasig City

Course Outline

by:
9 | H e a l t h A s s e s s m e n t : C o u r s e O u t l i nPrepared
e
Professor Kenneth Enero Librea, RN, MAN
Sea La Gloria
BSN 1 Level Coordinator

Health Assessment In

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