Mr. Phillip Banks, aged 70, presented to the clinic today accompanied by his daughter Jill. Jill booked the appointment to discuss her concerns about her father’s memory. She is worried about his ability to care for himself, drive and take his medication. Mr. Banks is a widow and lives alone in a house. He is very close to his two daughters and grandchildren. His daughter Jill does help with the house and makes sure that her father is doing okay. Mr. Banks is worried about attending the appointment today.
This virtual simulation explores NP engaging in a cognitive assessment of an older adult.
Suggested target audience:
Nurse practitioner students, nursing students in chronic care or palliative care courses.