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Jensen Ch 29 What is the difference between a comprehensive, shift, and focused assessment? When might each be performed? o Comprehensive: whole body o Focused: looking at specific problem o Shift: abbreviated, beginning of exam Which functions of the nurse cannot be delegated? o Nursing assessment Assessment Planning evaluation o Anything that involves critical thinking or using clinical judgement What are the 5 rights of delegation? o Task o Circumstance o Person o PERSONAL directions & communication o Supervision & evaluation What are the Joint Commission safety interventions for patient care related to assessment? o Two patient identifiers o Written documentation, med term, and SBAR o Alarms o Prevent infections CDC & WHO Catheter UTIs Surgical site infections Infections of blood from central lines o Identify safety risks o Prevent surgical mistakes What assessment competencies are you responsible for within the RN scope of practice?
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  • Linda Shroyer
  • Nursing, Adverse drug reaction, Joint Commission, Central venous catheter, thromboembolism

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