The Unofficial NCLEX® Prep Podcast by NRSNG show

The Unofficial NCLEX® Prep Podcast by NRSNG

Summary: Welcome to the Unofficial NCLEX® Prep Podcast for nursing students. Your audio guide to preparing for the nursing board exam. To get the (ever growing) study guide that goes along with this podcast vist: In each episode we deconstruct one element of the NCLEX® test plan. It's one thing to say you should understand advanced directives . . . it's another thing to tell you stories and help you understand them from a nurses perspective. New episodes every M/W/F is in no way affiliated with the NCLEX® or the NCSBN nor do they in any way endorse this podcast. For full disclaimer information visit:

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 Ep008: Case Management – Plan Care Specific to Patient Needs | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 12:37

Consider diagnosis, prescribed treatment recommendations, ability to remain compliant, patient’s understanding of situation, support system available, ability to utilize resources when questions or concerns arise, affordability, level of self care Patient situations differ widely and it is not a “one … Continued

 Ep007: Case Management – Work to Provide Cost Effective Care | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 9:02

Consider cost when setting up care/resources Is this sustainable? How does their insurance coverage, Medicare, or Medicaid factor in? Do so in a non-judgemental way Speak with the patient and support system about finances, what they can realistically afford and … Continued

 Ep006: Case Management: Assess the Patient’s Need for Equipment | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 6:08

What kind of equipment or materials will the patient need?  Oxygen, walker, shower chair, adaptive eating utensils Collaborate with other members of the health care team (physical therapy, occupational therapy, and so forth) to incorporate their recommendations The physician may … Continued

 Ep005: Case Management: Explore Resources to Maintain Independence | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 8:37

Become familiar with your community’s resources that can be helpful to patients attempting to maintain independence Nursing homes, respite care, SNF, home health agencies, Meals on Wheels Consider insurance coverage, Medicare, Medicaid, family support and availability to utilize resources

 Ep004: Identify Tasks for Delegation Base on Patient Needs | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 11:49

NCSBN Delegation | ANA: Developing Delegation Skills You will be responsible for delegating tasks to others; nursing assistants, other nurses, and so forth Not all tasks are appropriate to delegate You can only delegate tasks for which you are responsible … Continued

 Ep003: Organizing Your Workload to Manage Time Effectively as a Nurse | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 10:19

There are so many tasks that need to be completed during a shift, the nurse must have a plan and adapt it continually to address the constantly changing needs of the patient(s) Look at all tasks, prioritize, implement, re-prioritize as … Continued

 Ep002: Advocating for Your Patient – What Does it Mean? | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 11:37

Advocating – help the patient and their support system understand the clinical picture and identified treatment options, identify their wants/needs, support the patient, speak on their behalf if needed, and uphold and protect their rights The foundation of being an … Continued

 Ep001: What Do Nurses Need to Know About Advanced Directives | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 9:21

It is the nurse’s job and part of the law (Client Self-Determination Act) to assess for existing advanced directives and integrate them into the patient’s care, and inform and educate about them if the patient is unfamiliar with advanced directives … Continued

 Ep000: Welcome to the Unofficial NCLEX® Prep Podcast for Nursing Students | File Type: audio/mpeg | Duration: 27:22

Welcome to our brand new . . . hot off the presses podcast.  This podcast is designed to provide you with a step-by-step outline for the majority of the key points the NCSBN wants nursing students to know before taking … Continued


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