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Older Adults Patient Education Issues Essay and Interview

Essay interview

APA is expected for the essay.
Make sure you use headers.
Clarify the questions being asked.
Reflection: So you will have research and then your interview for each paragraph and I’d like to see your conclusions about the research vs the interview. Does the research oppose the interview material or does it align? Were there surprises given the research that you found from doing the interview?
Select a person that is an older adult.

****************If they are not ove 65, you will not earn points for the essay.

Please review week 2 announcement before creating this assignment. VERY IMPORTANT. This is more than just questions answered. Reflect,

Include: intro, thesis (who are you interviewing and why, age), conclusion and supported research. Have a paragraph for each question. Integrate interview into essay paragraph. Develop each paragraph.

Ensure you have a conclusion. Cite interview in APA format. If I can’t tell sources and material from your thoughts, you do not earn full points.
Assessment Description
Write a 500-750-word essay on the influence patient education has in health care using the experiences of a patient. Interview a friend or family member about that person’s experiences with the health care system. You may develop your own list of questions.

Suggested interview questions:

Did a patient education representative give you instructions on how to care for yourself after your illness or operation?
Did a health care professional, pharmacist, nurse, doctor, or elder counselor advise you on your medication, diet, or exercise?
Who assisted you at home after your illness or operation?
Do you know of any assistance services, i.e., food, transportation, medication, that would help you stay in your home as you get older?