Selected answer falsifying the record by signing off

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checking name, date of birth and allergies what is that nurse doing? Selected Answer: Falsifying the record by signing off the medication before it was actually given Answers: Adhering to accepted guidelines for medication administration Being over-cautious about medication administration Completing the three required checks Falsifying the record by signing off the medication before it was actually given Question 12 0.25 out of 0.25 points Which comment about over-the-counter (OTC) medications indicates the need for further teaching? Selected Answer: They are generally safe to take while pregnant. Answers: They are generally safe to take while pregnant. While safe for the general public, they may be unsafe for people with renal or hepatic disease. They tend to have a high therapeutic index. People who take other medications should consult their provider before taking OTCs. Question 13 0.25 out of 0.25 points Which of the statements made by the trained medication assistant reveals the need for further teaching? (Select all that apply.) Selected Answers: "It is OK to crush medications in advance when batch prepping them at the station."
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"Suspensions should never be shaken before they are measured." "When a patient has difficulty swallowing, even long-acting medications should be crushed." Answers: "It is OK to crush medications in advance when batch prepping them at the station." "Suspensions should never be shaken before they are measured." "When a patient has difficulty swallowing, even long-acting medications should be crushed." "Pills should never be touched during the preparation phase." Question 14 0.25 out of 0.25 points Which of these assessments is not considered essential prior to giving medications to an acutely ill client? Selected Answer: Mood Answers: Vital signs and oxygen saturation Level of Consciousness Mood Pain rating Question 15 0.25 out of 0.25 points Which of these factors might impair the absorption of an oral medication? Selected Answer: The presence of food in the stomach Answers: Hepatic insufficiency The presence of food in the stomach High serum albumin Renal insufficiency Question 16 0.25 out of 0.25 points
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Which of these is not an essential part of a medication order? Selected Answer: Both the trade and generic names must be cited together. Answers: The dose of the medication must be indicated. The client's name must appear on the order sheet. The route of the medication must be indicated. Both the trade and generic names must be cited together. Question 17 0.25 out of 0.25 points Which of these practices is most apt to contribute to time-related medication errors?
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  • Winter '19
  • albumin, human serum albumin, Pharmacology Open-Book Quiz 1

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