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Clinical Nursing Practice 3 (NS2022:03) OSCE Script

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OSCE script- Cardiac assesment

James Cook University

Clinical Nursing Practice 3 (NS2022:03)

OSCE script- Cardiac
1. Hand hygiene
2. Introduce myself, identify correct person and inform what I’m doing- Hi
I’m _____, and I’m a student nurse, can you please give me your name
and DOB (check against ID tag) I’m just here to do a set of vitals on you,
have chat to you about your health history and do a cardiac assessment
on you, is that ok? Are you comfortable/do you need to go to the toilet?
Also are you experiencing chest pain right now?
3. Gather equipment for vitals, prepare patient for vitals elevating bed etc
4. Hand hygiene
5. Do vitals (are they in normal range? Their normal range?
6. Hand hygiene
7. Document vitals
8. Sit down- Ok I’m just going to have a chat with you now, and gather
some information about your health history ok?
– Name/DOB/allergies/NOK
– Ok so tell me what’s brought you in here today?
– (I am now doing a pain assessment)
– When did it start? (O)
– What were you doing when it started? Is there anything that brings it
on or stops it? (P)
– Can you describe the pain for me please? Is it stabbing, crushing etc
– Can you point to where the pain is, does it radiate anywhere else in
your body? (R )
– On a scale of 0 to 10, 0 being none and 10 being the worst pain ever
what number would you say? (S)
– Is it a constant pain? If not how long does it last? Does it come in
waves? (T)
– What do you think is causing this pain? (U)
– What impact does this have on your daily life? Ie. exercise sleep (V)



Clinical Nursing Practice 3 (NS2022:03) OSCE Script

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