ACTIVITY 1 You are working on the morning shift on the ward, and receive a patient from ED. The ED nurse provides you with the following handover, using the ISBAR format. Further information about the ISBAR format can be found on page 7 of this module. Please click on the handover link in LEO within Module 3 section, titled: ‘Module 3 Activity 2 Verbal Handover’. Listen to this recording, and then please answer the following:
1. What further questions will you need to ask the nurse?
2. List specifically what further assessments you would complete when the patient arrives onto the ward & provide your rationale for each assessment.