The clients health status depends on many factors one of which is nursing care. How does evaluation determine what part nursing care has played in the clients experience?
A systematic approach to evaluation begins with establishing standards. Criteria are used to determine whether the client’s condition reflects improved health status. The nursing care provided to the client is evaluated based on the goals that were designed for that care. Nurses work in a multidisciplinary team of health care professionals. Each makes a unique contribution to client care. When these professionals collaborate for evaluation. A continuum of care can be coordinated.