Health Assessment Top 10

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Clean Hands
Near Vision Card/ Snellen Eye Chart
Tongue Blade
Cotton Balls/Cotton Tipped Applicator
Cup of Water
Lemon Juice, Sugar, Salt




 Visible skin
 Facial expression/Mood (Grimace, Flat
Affect, Pleasant, Distress, SOB)
 Nutritional Status (Cachexia, Obesity,
 Grooming/Hygiene (UnKempt, Neat,
Poor Hygiene)
 Gross Anatomical Deformities



• Integument
• Color



 Asymmetry
 Border irregularity
 Color
 Diameter


Condition of nails reflects: General health
State of nutrition
Level of self-care





 Orientation (person, place, time, purpose)  12 Cranial Nerves/Sensation
 Glascow Coma Scale


Spinal Accessory



Lymph Nodes

• Anterior Eyes
• Eyelashes
• Conjunctivae
• Tear Ducts


Six Cardinal Fields of Gaze
Visual Acuity
Cover-Uncover Test
Peripheral Vision
Ophthalmic Exam


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