Nicole Harper (32 years old) has brought their five-year-old, Summer, to for a pre-op assessment at the Ear, Nose and Throat (ENT) clinic at the Children’s Hospital
- Conduct assessments appropriate for care of a pediatric patient in a developmentally appropriate, organized, and systematic manner.
- Interact with the pediatric client in a developmentally appropriate manner during assessment and interventions to provide a positive healthcare experience.
- Communicate openly with the family during a healthcare interaction enabling the family to support treatment and ensuring family-centered care.
- Identify priority nursing actions based on assessment and clinical data.
Simulation Modality:Virtual gaming simulation / virtual patient
This simulation’s scenario and script were formally peer-reviewed by two external institutions, then the final simulation was pilot tested by several students on a student testing committee then as part of the Virtu-WIL Student Program’s rollout.
Keywords:271, PCS Spark
Cooper A, Pinel K. Pediatrics Physical Assessment. Simulation resource published by Simulation Canada; 2023. Available from https://simulationcanada.ca/scenario/pediatrics-physical-assessment/.Copy Citation
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Undergraduate / post-secondary
Fields / Disciplines:
Pediatrics / child & family