Identify the importance of utilising a holistic approach during a nursing assessment and how assessment is relevant in the nursing process
• Identify three aspects of a holistic nursing assessment and explain the reasons to incorporate the aspects during a nursing assessment
• Demonstrate the interrelationship of the chosen holistic aspects
• Demonstrate an understanding of the Australian Nursing and Midwifery Council National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse and provide some examples of how they apply when undertaking a holistic nursing assessment
6 – 8 resources should be used to develop the essay including books, journal articles and web-based resources. The ANMC National Competency Standards for the Registered Nurse are also to be used.
10% variation of the word count of 1500 words is acceptable