In this course, you will be completing a 2-part assignment in which you conduct research about a decrease Fall Rate among Geriatric population, (a ) Develop a PICOT statement, and (b) Write a Literature Review.
Use a national, state or local population health care database to research indicators of disparity. Choose a mortality/morbidity indicator to identify a clinical problem or issue that you want to explore pertaining to the Geriatric population of focus.
PICOT STATEMENT: Among Geriatric patients in a skilled nursing facility (P) Does Implementation of hourly rounds, use of bed alarms, and nursing staff education (I) compared to use of bed alarm only (C) decrease the rate of falls (O) over 8weeks period (T)?
Write a 1,000-word paper that analyzes your research and focuses on the Geriatric population you have chosen.
Describe the population’s demographics and health concerns, and explain how nursing science, health determinants, and epidemiologic, genomic, and genetic data may impact population health management for the geriatric patient.
Provide an overview of a potential solution for solving the health issue related to your geriatric patient population and the intended PICOT statement. Describe how the solution incorporates health policies and goals that support health care equity for the ADULT population of focus.
You are required to cite 5 sources to complete this assignment. Sources must be published within the last 5 years and appropriate for the assignment criteria and nursing content.
Prepare this assignment according to the guidelines of the APA Style Guide.
This assignment uses a rubric. Please review the rubric prior to beginning the assignment to become familiar with the expectations for successful completion.