Long term antibiotic therapy is typically completed in the home following PICC

Long term antibiotic therapy is typically completed

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discharge list. Long-term antibiotic therapy is typically completed in the home following PICC line placement. A visiting nurse can assist this client in home care management. The client's developmental delay has no bearing on whether the client is safe to discharge. An infant who has non-organic failure to thrive, has gained weight since hospitalization, and may be discharged to foster care is incorrect. The nurse should place clients who can be both quickly and safely discharged on the potential discharge list. This client's discharge plan is not certain. Note that the option states that the client may be discharged to f t Thi i t th t f it ti th t i t i ll id d i k t h dl i i i t di t it ti Based on recommendations following a regulatory agency visit, the nurse manager mandates a policy change. One of the staff members on the unit is resistant to the change Encourage the nurse to verbalize reasons for resisting the change A charge nurse in an emergency department is making assignments for an assistive personnel for a shift with unexpected staff absences. Escort clients from the emergency department to other areas of the facility for tests
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A charge nurse is delegating tasks on a nursing unit that is short staffed. A client has a prescription for a wound irrigation twice a day. Which of the following actions should the charge nurse take? Assign the procedure to a licensed practical nurse (LPN). - This task is within the scope of practice of an LPN. The charge nurse should delegate this task to the LPN. A charge nurse is discussing issues with a staff nurse. When evaluating statements by the staff nurse, the charge nurse should recognize that which of the following reflects an intrapersonal conflict? "I'm not sure whether I want to apply for the unit manager's position or start a family this year." - The nurse's statement indicates an intrapersonal conflict because the nurse is struggling with competing personal and professional values and desires. A charge nurse is evaluating conflict resolution between two staff nurses Accommodation A charge nurse is leading a committee that is revising the policy for client discharge. After developing the initial plan, which of the following actions should the nurse take next? Determine goals and objectives. - According to evidence-based practice, the nurse attempting to make a change or revision to a policy should first develop the initial plan and then determine goals and objectives. Objectives define strategies or implementation steps to attain the identified goals. A charge nurse is making assignments for an oncoming shift. Which of the following clients should the charge nurse assign to a LPN? A client who is disoriented and awaiting transfer to a long term care facility
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A charge nurse is managing conflict with a staff nurse who does not agree with the client assignment. Which of the following statements is an example of using the conflict resolution strategy known as smoothing?
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  • Winter '16
  • Nursing, AP, d., c., charge nurse

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