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Flashcards in SLPs & the Dysphagia Team Deck (17):
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RN, LVN, CNA

Nursing

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MD, DO

Doctor

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RD

Dietitian

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OTR

Occupational Therapist

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PT

Physical Therapist

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RT (3)

Radiology Technicians, Respiratory Therapist, Recreational Therapist

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MSW

Social Worker

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MT

Recreational Therapist

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Example of physician orders

Therapy orders
Diet orders
Tests/procedures ordered
Precautions
Medications
Code status
Allergies
Adverse Drug Reactions

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What is the purpose of the patient care plan?

Purpose is for all disciplines to identify problem areas to allow the staff to address the problems (interdiscipline) using the following:
Problems
Goals
Interventions
Dates of onset, target, and completions

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What information is in Nursing Progress Notes?

Find vital statistics, pt. changes from baseline, & daily care provided by nursing.
ADL records
Medicine Administration Record (MAR)
Weight Record
Intake/Output (I&O)
Treatment Administration Record (TAR)

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What information is in Physician Progress Notes?

H&P
Social History
Procedure and Test summaries
Admission, transfer, and discharge summaries
Consults
Daily/weekly/monthly progress notes

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What information is in lab work?

Blood work
Renal Parameters (BUN, Creatinine, Electrolytes)
Nutritional Parameters (Albumin, Anemia panel)
Blood Glucose Monitors (fasting blood glucose, HgbA1c, Oral glucose tolerance test)

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Parts of the chart: Radiology - what information is found here?

Chest X-rays
MRI/CT scan results

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What information is found in tx records?

Speech Therapy Reports & Notes
OT Reports & Notes
PT Reports & Notes
RD Assessments
RT Notes
Audiology Reports & Notes

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What does an OT tx?

Strengthening; use of adaptive techniques/equipment/assistive devices; increase/improve independence: ADL/self-care (dressing, bathing, toileting, hygiene/grooming), Seating/positioning, Wheelchair mobility, Cognitive skills, Feeding

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Re: seating - what is key for good positioning? (SJ Highlight)

Positioning the hips is key and the first step for good positioning.