Assessment Task 3: Reflection on NCAS clinical tool
Due date: Friday 1st June, 2018 6pm
Weighting : 40%
Length and/or format: 1200 words
Purpose: The purpose of this assessment is to enable students to
demonstrate beginning skills in critical thinking, clinical
reasoning, clinical judgement, and reflective practice; through the use of a professional portfolio.
1. Watch the video vignette demonstrating TPR assessment (NRSG139 LEO, Assessments tile).
2. Select one of the following NMBA Registered Nurse Standards for Practice (2016) from the NCAS document:
a) Standard 2: Engages in therapeutic and professional relationships
b) Standard 4: Comprehensively conducts assessments.
3. Using Gibb’s Cycle of Reflection as a structured framework,reflect on the challenges that exist in completing objective and accurate clinical assessment, and what this will mean for you as a student on clinical placement next semester. The relevant NCAS Standard (Standard 2 or Standard 4) must be referred to throughout your reflection.
Assessment criteria: This assessment will be marked using the criterion-based rubric