Health Interview with my volunteer patient · Female patient 29 years old height 5’6. · She’s a full time teacher at a local community college. · Broke her leg by tearing her ACL muscle back in September 2012 after playing tennis with fracture to femur. Had surgery, by performing a Patella Repair that following December and had to use a CPM machine for a month. Physical therapy to follow for 6 months after. In that time gained 100lbs with her highest weight at 287lbs. · Had abnormal cyst with tumor in it in left kidney. Was 2cm in march 2019 and grew to 8.1cm by august. Had partial Nephrectomy surgery in October 2019 · Had Gastric By Pass Surgery mid December 2019 helping her to lose weight with current weight at 194lbs. Has surgical scars on abdomen. She engages in yoga 4 times a week, plays tennis 3x a week go to gymnastics 2x a week. · No smoking history or drinking. · Drinks lots of protein shakes and takes daily vitamins. And drinks A liter of water daily. ·


The short paper reflects the compilation and analysis of data collected during the patient volunteer health history interview. The paper is private between the student and instructor. Within the paper, you will have the opportunity to discuss interview techniques and strategies that were utilized in the patient interview to facilitate therapeutic communication with a patient. You will also provide a brief synopsis of the health history information that was collected, describe health risks and health behaviors that were identified in the volunteer interview, and prioritize a health promotion need. Be sure to address all of the required elements outlined in the prompt.


This week you completed a health history interview with your patient volunteer. Address the following prompts based on your experience:

Discuss the interviewing skills that were utilized when collecting the volunteer’s health history information. What strategies were used to develop therapeutic rapport with the patient?

Provide a brief synopsis of the pertinent health history information that was collected.

Analyze the collected health history. Describe potential health risks and health behaviors that were identified in the volunteer interview.

Prioritize one health promotion need that was identified in the volunteer interview. Include rationale as to why this need was identified as a priority.

Guidelines for Submission: Use APA formatting for any references and in-text citations. Your paper should be 2 to 3 pages in length with 12-point Times New

Roman font. Submit the assignment as a Word document.


For additional details, please refer to the Module Three Short Paper Guidelines and Rubric document attached below

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