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Top accidents for NCLEX R

1. Falls
2. Medication errors
3. Fires

Always use Race when it comes to addressing fires

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Seizure 7 precaution

1. Do not restrain

2. Time the seizure

3. Do not put anything in mouth

4. Put pt. lateral position

5. Oxygen/ suction at bedside

6. Pad side rails

7. Put bed in lowest position

3

For restraint U must get a doctors order within

1 hr of putting on that restraint

4

A restraint order must renew every ___ hrs by the physician

A restraint order must renew every 24 hrs by the physician

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A restraint prescribe must have

1. Type
2. Reason
3. Location
4. Duration

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Only Rn can take verbal orders

Only Rn can take verbal orders

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U must chart any med that u waste and it take two Rn to waste

U must chart any med that u waste and it take two Rn to waste

8

Incident reports never go into the patient's chart

Incident reports never go into the patient's chart

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How to file incident report

1. Assess that person
2 provide care to decrease any injuries
3. File incident report and include their name and address

10

Case management is a RN educational task

Case management is a RN educational task

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Advanced Directives-

Legal documents that allow you to make decisions in advance

They are not required by law

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Two types of Advanced Directives-

1. Dual power of attorney

2. Living will

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Dual power of attorney

1. Clients picks the DPA

2. 18 or older

3. Accept/ refuse treatment

4. Only goes Into affect when it is incapacitated or unable to make decisions for themselves

14

Living will

Is what the client wanted done in regarding life-sustaining situations

15

Know your clients DNR Status

Know your clients DNR Status

16

You need written consent for all diagnostic test

You need a written consent to give blood


Give me written consent for anesthesia

You need written consent for all diagnostic test

You need a written consent to give blood


Give me written consent for anesthesia

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Things u can do without written consent!

Basic nursing care

1. IV's
2. NG tubes
3. Foley catheter


In an emergency situation written consent should not interfere with care

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Who get the consent

The dr get the consent

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