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Flashcards in Medication Administration Deck (8)
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1

What are the six rights of medication administration?

Right;
Client
Meds
Documentation
Time
Dose
Route

2

What two verifiers do you ask a client before giving a medication?

Name and Birth date

3

Do not give meds if___

You don't know what it does.
Trust me, clients ask! If you cant give an answer, they wont trust you!

4

Do not store med ____ ____ ____

At the bedside

5

Can you give meds prepared by another RN

No, never do this it is illegal

6

What does it mean if a medication is PRN

It means give as needed

7

Do not ____ sustained- release capsules or enteric- coated tablets

Crush

8

What should a nurse do if she/he administer the wrong medication?

Notify physician; DO NOT document in client's chart and complete an incident form. These are not part of client records

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