RUA: Health History Guidelines
Am adding sample of how to go about this assignment and you can use the grading rubric to guide you through
Follow these guidelines when completing this assignment. Speak with your faculty member if you have questions.
- Complete a health assessment/history on an individual of your choice who is 18 years of age or older and
NOT a family member or close friend.
a. The purpose of this restriction is to avoid any tendency to anticipate answers or to influence how the
questions are answered. Your goal in choosing an interviewee is to simulate the interaction between you
and an individual for whom you would provide care.
b. Inform the individual that information obtained will be kept confidential and do not use identifying
information within the assignment.
- Include the following sections when completing the assignment.
a. Health History Assessment (70 points/70%)
2) Perception of Health
3) Past Medical History
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