A nurse prepares to administer an injection of

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A nurse prepares to administer an injection of morphine (Duramorph) to a client who reports pain. Prior to administering, the nurse is called to another room to assist another client onto a bedpan. She asks a 2nd nurse to give the injection. Which of the following actions should the 2nd nurse take?
A nurse is preparing to administer a med to a client. The med was scheduled for administration at 0900. Which of the following are acceptable administration times for this med?
A nurse is working w/a newly hired nurse who is administering meds to clients. Which of the following actions by the newly hired nurse indicates an understanding of med error prevention?
A nurse educator is teaching a module on safe med administration to newly hired nurses. Which of the following statements by the newly hired nurse indicate understanding of the nurse's responsibility when implementing med therapy? Select all. A. "I will observe for med side effects." B. "I will monitor for therapeutic effects."
C. "I will prescribe the appropriate dose." D. "I will change the dose if adverse effects occur." E. "I will refuse to give a med if I believe it is unsafe." A nurse is preparing to administer digoxin (Lanoxin) to a client who states, "I don't want to take that med. I do not want one more pill." Which of the following responses by the nurse is appropriate in this situation?
A nurse is assessing a client who has an acute resp. infection that puts her at risk for hypoxemia. Which of the following findings are early indications that should alert the nurse that the client is developing hypoxemia? Select all.

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