A 68-year-old client lives alone and is independent with all ADLs, has no restr

A 68-year-old client lives alone and is independent with all ADLs, has no restr

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 support but is very independent and is proud of her self-reliance. The client’s height is 5’ 6”, weight is 210 lb. / 95.25 kg.
Please answer the following:
What is the client’s BMI?
Identify what screening tools you would use to assess nutritional and exercise knowledge and why.
One Outcome/Intervention/Rationale:

Identify one outcome/goal that is reasonable, measurable, and realistic. Identify one nursing intervention for the outcome and give a rationale for the intervention.

Identify what weakness in the client’s life may be impacting the client’s activity and diet.
What referrals would you make and why?
(Use references for your responses, not just opinions.)

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