Creative Writing On Mary Smith Health Record Detail
Type of paper: Creative Writing
Topic: Family, Telephone, Phone, Internet, Arthritis, Health, Pain, Information
Personal Health Record
DOB: 6/15/1960 Printed on 4/7/2015
Gender: Female Email:
Blood type: AB+
Primary: Blue Cross/Blue Shield
Group Number: 49658
Member Number: 99570947
Employer: Casualty Life Insurance Address: 447 Grover, Amarillo, TX
Phone: 806-474-9667 79110
Primary: Frank Smith Secondary: Darla Smith
Relationship: Husband Relationship: Daughter
Phone: 806-694-9475 Phone: 806-4876-5755
Directive Initiated Date: none
Directive Contact Name: none
Directive Contact Phone: none
Power of Attorney Initiated Date: 4/15/2011
Power of Attorney Contact Name: Frank Smith
Power of Attorney Contact Phone: 806-694-9475
Preference and Special Needs
Preferred Hospital: Amarillo Baptist
Primary Care Provider: Dr. Alan Brickson
I am a senior woman with severe osteoarthritis in both hips, confined to a wheelchair. I live with my husband and daughter in a two-story home, but cannot access the upper floors anymore. I am waiting for insurance approval for two total hip replacements. My husband cares for my needs, but he is still working and I am frequently left alone.
Special Needs 1: Pain Management for osteoarthritis and neuralgia
Medications – Tramadol 50 mg four times daily prn for moderate to severe pain,
Hydrocodone 150 mg four times daily prn for severe pain, Gabapentin (for nerve
pain) 300 mg TID
Warm baths or heating pad
Mild to moderate exercise
Special Needs 2: Increased Mobility
Pain management (see above)
Mild to moderate exercise/range of motion
Medications to reduce swelling – Meloxicam 7.5 mg daily
Special Needs 3: Decrease Depression/Isolation
Individual and Family Counseling
Medication: Escitalopram 20 mg daily
Encourage outside activities alone and with family; clubs, shopping, restaurants, movies,
other outings, church, and so on.
Encourage visits by friends and family at least one weekly for coffee or a meal to
maintain friendships and outside interests.
Special Needs 4: Safety
Teach patient how to effectively transfer from wheelchair to furniture and to the car seat.
Encourage installation of hand rails in the bathtub.
Keep cell phone at hand at all times in the event of a fall or other emergency.
Promote elevated toilet seat.
Educate family members on safety needs such as assistance with transfers.
The WebMD website did not exhibit any advertising for products or services. However, the website provided links to information on a variety of health issues for prevention, treatment, and general optimum living. There is a chat line for questions. You are required to register your contact information in order to use the free Personal Health Record template; the information is stored in the website for future access with a password and is printable.
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