For this Assignment, you will develop a script to be used to interview a volunteer serving
in the role of patient.
? Review the screening tools found in the Learning Resources and consider how
you might use an app or tool to assist in screening.
? Review the media programs related to vaginal, pap, and breast exams.
? Review the health history guide presented in Chapter 6 of the Schuiling & Likis
(2017) text and consider how you would create your own script for building a
complete health history. (Note: You will also find the Health History Form in
? Provide all the components of a complete gynecologic health history. Include
considerations for special populations such as LGBTQ+ individuals.
? What health maintenance guidelines should be included for initial and follow up
might be needed for follow-up assessments? (i.e., bone density test, Gardasil
vaccine, shingles, etc.)?
? What questions would you consider in your patient’s complete health history? For
o What is your patient’s living situation?
o Do they have stairs?
o Do they live by themselves?
o Do they have a working refrigerator?
? Develop your own script for building a complete health history and as you create
your script, consider the difficult questions you want to include in your script.
There is no sample template to provide to you. (Utilize chapter 6 of your
Schuiling textbook to provide guidance). You are the one to develop the script.
Think of it as you are writing a movie, and you need to write the script for the
movie. What lines would you provide for the actor to utilize when sitting down
with a patient to perform a COMPLETE Medical History which also entails those
DIFFICULT GYN questions. You do not need to provide the answers to the
questions however, if you find that beneficial, you may do so.
Assignment: (1- to 2-page reflection)
? In addition to your script for building a health history for this assignment, include
a separate section called “Reflection” that includes the following:
o A brief summary of your experiences in developing and implementing your
script during your health history.
o Explanations of what you might find difficult when asking these questions.
What you found insightful, and what would you say or do differently?
App from American Society for Colposcopy and Cervical Pathology (just for you to check and know what
it is, that may help.) https://www.asccp.org/mobile-app