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Life Care Planning for the Amputee

Roger O. Weed

Life Care Planning for the Amputee

A Step-by-Step Guide (Life Care)

by Roger O. Weed

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Published by CRC .
Written in English

    Subjects:
  • Coping with disability,
  • Prosthetics,
  • Surgery,
  • Medical / Allied Health Services / General

  • The Physical Object
    FormatPaperback
    Number of Pages162
    ID Numbers
    Open LibraryOL12110993M
    ISBN 101878205099
    ISBN 109781878205094

    This issue of Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics devoted to Life Care Planning is Guest Edited by Michel Lacerte, MD, Richard Paul Bonfiglio, MD, and Cloie B. Johnson, , ABVE, CCM. This issue will focus on the long-term care of a patient's rehabilitation, typically after a major life event.   Life Care Planning is an advanced collaborative practice concerned with coordinating, accessing, evaluating, and monitoring necessary services for individuals with significant medical adversity. This handbook provides a comprehensive resource for all people involved with catastrophic impairments who need to solve complex medical care by: 2.

    Meier is also involved with life care planning for persons with amputation, burns and neurologic injury. He actively participates in the teaching of Life Care Planners and in their summit meetings for education and development of the field of Life Care Planning. Contact Us: Office Address. We earn an average of $ – $/hour. We are nurses that specialize in Life Care Planning. Studies show several Life Care Planners will retire within the next years, which leaves the door wide open for you. FIG’s classes in a specialty practice (Nurse Life Care Planning) are the perfect way to .

    As is the prior edition, the Standards of Practice for Life Care Planners in included, however there is now the addition of the Consensus and Majority Statements Derived from Life Care Planning Summits Held in , , , , , , and both reprinted from the Journal of Life Care Planning in Appendix I and Appendix II. Book Description. Pediatric Life Care Planning and Case Management provides a comprehensive and unique reference that goes beyond the clinical discussion to include legal and financial aspects, life expectancy data, and assistive technology. It also includes case samples of actual plans related to specific conditions. The book is divided into five parts.


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Life Care Planning for the Amputee by Roger O. Weed Download PDF EPUB FB2

This book guides the user through the maze of activities involved in the completion of a life care plan for the amputee. Designed as a blueprint, it was written by experts in life care planning.

-- Author: Roger O. Weed. Mona Yudkoff, RN, MPH Alisa Dayanim, RN, MSNDEVELOPING A LIFE CARE PLAN FOR AN AMPUTEE 2Incidence of Limb Loss There are approximately million people living in the US with limb loss Congenital Amputations: ~ 5% Tumor: ~ 5% Traumatic: ~ 15%  Males >.

Life Care Planning is an advanced collaborative practice concerned with coordinating, accessing, evaluating, and monitoring necessary services for individuals with significant medical adversity. This handbook provides a comprehensive resource for all people involved with catastrophic impairments who need to solve complex medical care problems/5(11).

The goals of a comprehensive Life Care Plan are to: improve and maintain the clinical state of the patient; prevent secondary complications; provide the clinical and physical environment for optimal recovery; provide support for the family; and to provide a disability management program aimed at preventing unnecessary.

This issue will focus on the long-term care of a patient’s rehabilitation, typically after a major life event. Articles in this issue will focus on the life care planning of patients with Life Care Planning for the Amputee book cord injury, acquired brain injury, spinal pain, Cerebral Palsy, neuropathic pain, and life care planning for amputees.

The life care plan requires coordination between medical and rehabilitation professionals to address the impact of amputation and its associated impairment on all life roles.

Key points The life care planner/case manager relies on the medical community to determine the nature and extent of impairment after a person has had an amputation. The Person with Amputation and Their Life Care Plan Article Literature Review in Physical Medicine and Rehabilitation Clinics of North America 24(3) August with 64 Reads.

Nursing care planning for patients who had an amputation includes: support psychological and physiological adjustment, alleviate pain, prevent complications, promote mobility and functional abilities, provide information about surgical procedure/prognosis and treatment needs.

The Life Care Planner utilizes the nursing process, collects and analyzes client specific data to prepare the dynamic document. The plan is an organized estimate of what is reasonable and necessary for current and future healthcare needs for a particular individual over an estimated life Size: 2MB.

The Foundation for Life Care Planning Research has forged associations with the University of Florida, Georgia State University and the Medical College of Virginia, Virginia Commonwealth University. In each instance these associations are with the Departments of Rehabilitation, which work with the Foundation to achieve its primary mission.

Description. Life care planning is an advanced collaborative case management specialty practice focused on assessing, evaluating, coordinating, consulting, planning for, and monitoring necessary services for individuals with complex medical care needs over their lifetime.

This handbook provides a comprehensive resource for all people involved. Life care planning involves two major choices. Selecting someone you trust to make your health care decisions if you are incapable. Giving specific instructions about your care in the event of a sudden injury or illness.

These are very important decisions, so it is best to make them after carefully considering your values, beliefs and experiences.

Life Care Planning Vocational Analysis Counseling Services Education & Research. FAQ's Life Care Planning Vocational Analysis Education & Research. Professional Staff. Sample Life Care Plan.

Case Examples Traumatic Brain Injury Amputee Cerebral Palsy Spinal Cord Injury. Publications Introduction to LCP Research Article Research Design and. TheLife Care Planning and Case Management Handbook, Fourth Edition, begins by defining the roles played by each of the key team members working with the life care planner.

It provides planners with insights critical to successful interactions with medical and health care-related professionals as well as the team members they are most likely to. Life Care Planning is an advanced collaborative practice concerned with coordinating, accessing, evaluating, and monitoring necessary services for individuals with significant medical adversity.

This handbook provides a comprehensive resource for all people involved with catastrophic impairments who need to solve complex medical care problems. The Life Care Planning and Case Management Handbook, Fourth Edition, begins by defining the roles played by each of the key team members working with the life care planner.

It provides planners with insights critical to successful interactions with medical and health care–related professionals as well as the team members they are most likely Cited by: Samples for Success: Life Care Plans from Practicing Life Care Planners Published on Feb 1, Take a sneak peek at over 25 life care plans written by practicing life care planners.

Convincing proof of an appropriate lifecare plan for the survivor of a below the knee amputation of the leg requires a combination of human services, special equipment and home modifications, based upon the professional evaluation of medical doctors and an.

The life care plan is a dynamic document that provides an organized plan for the current and future needs of individuals with chronic health care needs. It can serve as a roadmap for the families, caregivers, therapists, physicians, and others involved with the ongoing care of a special needs : $ All life care plans at Physician Life Care Planning are authored by practicing physicians who are Board Certified in Physical Medicine & Rehabilitation, and all life care plans are formulated in adherence to the tenets, methods, and best practices of the American Academy of Physician Life Care Planners.

The Life Care Planning and Case Management Handbook, Fourth Edition, begins by defining the roles played by each of the key team members working with the life care planner.

It provides planners with insights critical to successful interactions with medical and health care–related professionals as well as the team members they are most likely 5/5(1).The American Association of Nurse Life Care Planners, AANLCP is the premier professional member organization of nurses and non-nurses working in the field of life care planning.

AANLCP promotes education, collegiality, collaboration, research, and standards as they relate to the practice of Nurse Life Care Planning.(This article originally appeared in Volume XVII, No. 4 of the Journal of Nurse Life Care Planning) Amputation, or the loss of a limb or portion of a limb is estimated to affect two million people in the United States.

It is widely known that upper limb loss is less prevalent than lower limb loss Download PDF to read the full article.