ati IV .docx - ACTIVE LEARNING TEMPLATE Nursing Skill STUDENT NAME Linda Gutierrez SKILL NAME_IV administration and nursing care REVIEW MODULE CHAPTER

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STUDENT NAME__ Linda Gutierrez_____________________________________ SKILL NAME __IV administration and nursing care__________________________________ REVIEW MODULE CHAPTER ___________ Nursing Skill ACTIVE LEARNING TEMPLATE:
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Description of Skil l Intravenous (IV) therapy involves fluids via and IV catheter to administer medications, supplement fluid intake, or provide fluid replacement, electrolytes or nutrients. Procedure lam\ Indications Dehydration Hypovolemia Medication Surgery Less irritation to subcutaneous and muscle tissue Constant therapeutic blood levels Outcomes/Evaluation The pt. will verbalize by the end of 8 hr. shift signs and symptoms that need immediate attention. Pt. will state the understanding of why he is needing IV therapy by the end of 8 hr. shift. Pt. will be free of thirst by end of 8 hr. sift. Pt. will verbalize that his pain level decreased to at least a 3 by the end of 8 hr. shift. CONSIDERATIONS Pre: 1. Assess older client hydration habits at beginning of 8 hr. shift. R-to determine if client has potential for dehydration (Doenges 2016 P.346) 2. Monitor changes in usual mentation, behavior and
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  • Summer '18
  • kalt
  • Nursing, Intravenous therapy, hr. shift, Linda Gutierrez_____________________________________

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