Psychopharma (SOAP NOTE)

Assignment 1: Introduction to the PMHNP SOAP Note

Introduction

The PMHNP SOAP note is a tool utilized to guide clinical reasoning to assess, diagnosis, and develop a treatment plan for a patient based on information presented and current evaluation of the patient. These notes serve as an important source of information about the health status of the patient and can be used to communicate this status to other health care professionals.

Instructions

Review the following resources: (See attachments)

  1. Complete the SOAP Note Questionnaire and submit to this assignment. 

Background: I am currently enrolled in the Psych Mental Health Nurse Practitioner Program, I am a Registered Nurse, and I work in a Psychiatric Hospital.