Suppose there’s no doctor to help you or your family. Where do you start?
If no physician is available, and you become responsible for the health care of your family or group, what should you know about a patient?
No doubt you’ve completed health assessment forms yourself upon visiting a medical office, emergency room, or your friendly family dentist. What was it they asked? And why did they want to know?
Medical students are taught to ask the correct questions before learning the correct answers. As potential future health care providers, you, too, might want to know the important aspects of a patient’s history.
Today’s free download will help guide you in your information gathering and record keeping. Below you can download a modified copy of the Adult Health Assessment Form I used in my own office. On a single page you’ll have before you the highlights of a patient’s history. Enjoy!
Adult health assessment FORM Click to the left for download, and again on the page you’re transferred to.