A 68-year-old client lives alone and is independent with all ADLs, has no restrictions for mobility, and is competent, and oriented x4. The client is on a fixed income, but has enough to manage a modest lifestyle. The client has family and social supports but is very independent and is proud of her self-reliance. The clientâ€™s height is 5â€™ 6â€, weight is 210 lb. / 95.25 kg.
Please answer the following:
What is the clientâ€™s BMI?
Identify what screening tools you would use to assess nutritional and exercise knowledge, and why?
Identify one outcome/goal that is reasonable, measurable and realistic. Identify 1 nursing intervention for the outcome and give rationale for the intervention.
Identify what weakness in the clientâ€™s life may be impacting the clientâ€™s activity and diet?
What referrals would you make and why?
(Use references for your responses, not just opinion.)