Intermittant_IV_check[1] - Competency: Administering...

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Competency: Administering Intermittent Intravenous Medications Name_____________________________________________Date______________ Critical Element Competency demonstrated Yes No Hand Hygiene Gather appropriate equipment. Check MAR and order for correct medication Preparation of secondary infusion: Close clamp on secondary infusion tubing Spike secondary medication infusion bag Open clamp on secondary infusion tubing and prime. Clamp when primed Attach sterile cap to end of secondary tubing Label secondary tubing if not already labeled Administration: Introduce self, identify client with 2 identifiers Explain procedure to client Select Y-port on primary IV line. Clean with antiseptic swab Remove the sterile cap. Insert the secondary tubing into the Y-port Be certain primary IV solution is lower than secondary solution Open clamp on secondary solution and set pump for correct rate or calculate correct drip factor if not using a pump When secondary medication is infused make certain IV pump
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This note was uploaded on 12/11/2011 for the course NA 123 taught by Professor Na during the Spring '10 term at Abraham Baldwin Agricultural College.

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