Below is an example of how you can translate your SMART goal and action steps onto the Care Plan. Documenting action steps in a sequential way will help clients track their progress towards their goal.
Goal: By the end of the week, Derrick will have taken all of his medication each day between noon and 3 p.m.
|Action Step||Responsible Party||Target Date||Outcome||Outcome Date|
|Purchase pill box||Client||11/8/14||11/8/14|
|Fill pill box||Client||11/8/14||11/8/14|
|Find a place to store the pillbox that is safe, dry, and easy to access on a daily basis||Client||11/8/14||11/8/14|
|Take pills every day between noon and 3 p.m.||Client||—||—|
|Check Derrick’s pill box to make sure that he has taken all his pills for the week||Patient Navigator||—||—|