Question: case study fei hong is a 60 year old lady...
Fei Hong is a 60 year old lady from a Chinese background. She has a hearing and sight impediment and is showing some early signs of dementia. She speaks little to no English. You are caring for Fei Hong during her recent hospital admission; she is scheduled to undergo a hip replacement under the care of Dr Patel after a recent fall. She has Type 2 Diabetic and Hypertension. The doctor has charted Mrs Hong medications for her Diabetes and Hypertension.
Question 1.1 - You note that your patient speaks little to no English and furthermore shows some early signs of dementia. What are some strategies that you can use to ensure that the patient understands her medication regime and the importance of taking her medications ?