Questions ORIGINAL WORK, NO PLAGERISM, 1 PAGE, CITE, REFRENCE
Your older patients may perceive you as a hurried health professional that gives a less personal care approach at a more rapid pace. The lack of understanding about the older adult’s health situation leads to frustration and poor care. There are a number of potential barriers that need to be considered when communicating and teaching an older patient.
· Select ONLY TWO changes associated with aging listed below. Discuss ways to enhance communication and develop teaching strategies specific for your older patients. Cite at least one source in your post.
1. Physical Changes
2. Vision Changes
3. Hearing Changes
5. Motivation/Resistance to change