mr. Johnson, 68 year old was admitted to a sckilled nursing facility following hospitalization for a right cerebral stroke that resulted in paralysis on the left side and inability to move the arm or leg.

mr. Johnson, 68 year old was admitted to a sckilled nursing facility following hospitalization for a right cerebral stroke that resulted in paralysis on the left side and inability to move the arm or leg. he is unable to turn without assistance and requires assistance with dressing and groomimg. after several days of physical therapy he learned to transfer himself to a wheel chair with assistance and is learning to use his left hand for eating and daily activity. his gag refex is weakened. swalowing is delayed, and there is coughing after swallowing. he displays a frightened expression after each episode. he has a foley catheter draining light yellow urine, he smoked for 50yrs. feeding tube put in place, he always expresses his feelings of being dependent and concerns about ability to resume life as usual. he is married and lives in a community with his wife,

he denies pain b/p 140/80, R 24, P 88, t 99F

What care is of priority?

Perform a nursing school care plan. using aspiration