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RA NO. 8425, Social Reform Poverty Alleviation Act or the Law of Poverty

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Provides the institutionalization and enhancement of the social reform agenda through National Anti-Poverty Commission:  Provides a mechanism for older
people to participate in policy formulation and decision making on matters concerning poverty
alleviation


These individuals should manage some of their finances by:

  • Community livelihood projects.
  • Anything that would make them earn money
    through livelihood projects
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RA NO. 9994, known as “Expanded Seniors Act of 2010”

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  • Granting additional benefits and privileges to senior
  • citizens.
  • Senior citizens enjoy 20% DISCOUNT
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TRUE OR FALSE

2. The focus of older adult health care environments
is on disease prevention or health promotion
rather than disease treatment.

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False. The focus of older adult health care
environments is on disease treatment

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TRUE OR FALSE

1.Wellness focuses on physical health and spiritual
well-being.

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False. Wellness-focused nursing considers
the adult’s physical, mental, social and spiritual
well-being.

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3.Health literacy is a major determinant of health
outcomes and measure of quality of care.

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True. Health literacy involves the need for
individuals to understand information that helps
them maintain good health.

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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ HEARING

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  • May be affected by gradual irreversible hearing loss of no specific pathologic origin
  • When talking to patients with presbycusis:
    1. Proper lighting
    2. Speak slowly and clearly
    3. Avoid shouting
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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

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  • Shortness of breath during physical activity should be normal.
  • A warning of problems could be if the
    shortness of breath has come on suddenly.
  • Aging can also affect the nose. Your patient may report sneezing, a runny nose, and a decreased sense of smell or bleeding from mucous membrane
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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM


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✓ Ask if he/she has trouble breathing or if he/she becomes dizzy when rising

✓ Ask your patient whether
he/she has gained weight recently. (Monitor weight every morning)

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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

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  • May complain about problems related to his or her mouth and sense of taste.
  • May experience a foul taste in his mouth because saliva
    production has decreased and mucous membranes have atrophied
  • Patients may decrease his/her appetite d/t difficulty in chewing.
  • Altered sense of taste may lead the patient to crave for much stronger flavor type of foods.
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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

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  • Skin seems thinner,
    looswer, less elastic than before
  • The patient also perspires less. (because
    sweat glands are decreasing)
  • The hair things, grays and becomes
    coarser (decreased melanin production)
  • Distribution of the hair on the scalp, face
    and body may also change.
  • Scalp feels dry
  • Fingernails may thicken and change
    color slightly.
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GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ EYES AND VISION

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  • May report increased tearing
  • PRESBYOPIA - Diminished near vision due to normal decrease in lens elasticity

          ✓ Ask if he/she has experienced
            any changes in his vision, especially night
            vision.

         ✓ Does he/she need more light  
            than usual when reading?

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Executive Order No. 105, Series of 2003

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The implementation of the program providing for group
homes and foster homes for the neglected, abandoned, abused, detached.

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Q:

RA NO. 8425, Social Reform Poverty Alleviation Act or the Law of Poverty

A:

Provides the institutionalization and enhancement of the social reform agenda through National Anti-Poverty Commission:  Provides a mechanism for older
people to participate in policy formulation and decision making on matters concerning poverty
alleviation


These individuals should manage some of their finances by:

  • Community livelihood projects.
  • Anything that would make them earn money
    through livelihood projects
Q:


RA NO. 9994, known as “Expanded Seniors Act of 2010”

A:
  • Granting additional benefits and privileges to senior
  • citizens.
  • Senior citizens enjoy 20% DISCOUNT
Q:



TRUE OR FALSE

2. The focus of older adult health care environments
is on disease prevention or health promotion
rather than disease treatment.

A:

False. The focus of older adult health care
environments is on disease treatment

Q:

TRUE OR FALSE

1.Wellness focuses on physical health and spiritual
well-being.

A:

False. Wellness-focused nursing considers
the adult’s physical, mental, social and spiritual
well-being.

Q:


TRUE OR FALSE

3.Health literacy is a major determinant of health
outcomes and measure of quality of care.

A:

True. Health literacy involves the need for
individuals to understand information that helps
them maintain good health.

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Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ HEARING

A:
  • May be affected by gradual irreversible hearing loss of no specific pathologic origin
  • When talking to patients with presbycusis:
    1. Proper lighting
    2. Speak slowly and clearly
    3. Avoid shouting
Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ RESPIRATORY SYSTEM

A:
  • Shortness of breath during physical activity should be normal.
  • A warning of problems could be if the
    shortness of breath has come on suddenly.
  • Aging can also affect the nose. Your patient may report sneezing, a runny nose, and a decreased sense of smell or bleeding from mucous membrane
Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ CARDIOVASCULAR SYSTEM


A:

✓ Ask if he/she has trouble breathing or if he/she becomes dizzy when rising

✓ Ask your patient whether
he/she has gained weight recently. (Monitor weight every morning)

Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

A:
  • May complain about problems related to his or her mouth and sense of taste.
  • May experience a foul taste in his mouth because saliva
    production has decreased and mucous membranes have atrophied
  • Patients may decrease his/her appetite d/t difficulty in chewing.
  • Altered sense of taste may lead the patient to crave for much stronger flavor type of foods.
Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ SKIN, HAIR AND NAILS

A:
  • Skin seems thinner,
    looswer, less elastic than before
  • The patient also perspires less. (because
    sweat glands are decreasing)
  • The hair things, grays and becomes
    coarser (decreased melanin production)
  • Distribution of the hair on the scalp, face
    and body may also change.
  • Scalp feels dry
  • Fingernails may thicken and change
    color slightly.
Q:


GERIATRIC REVIEWS OF SYSTEMS

❖ EYES AND VISION

A:
  • May report increased tearing
  • PRESBYOPIA - Diminished near vision due to normal decrease in lens elasticity

          ✓ Ask if he/she has experienced
            any changes in his vision, especially night
            vision.

         ✓ Does he/she need more light  
            than usual when reading?

Q:


Executive Order No. 105, Series of 2003

A:

The implementation of the program providing for group
homes and foster homes for the neglected, abandoned, abused, detached.

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