SafetyQuality Improvement Measures Nursing Actions Medication administration to

Safetyquality improvement measures nursing actions

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during Millie Larsen’s case?Safety/Quality Improvement MeasuresNursing ActionsMedication administration to include drug calculationsChecking allergies, med checks, 7 medication rights, Checking MAR/orders, assessing ability of patient to take meds, assessing the ability of the patient to remember meds, ensuring someone was there to help the patient manage her medsPatient/family teaching and assisting in care deliveryEnsuring patient/family were engaged and ready to learn, keeping information to the point, making sure the education was tailored to the situation,T&CWhat other health care team members should be included in Millie Larsen’s discharge planning and why? Social worker to help arrange home health care workers. The doctor to ensure that orders were placed and followed. PT/OT to make sure that the patient had a walker and knew how to use it. Pharmacy to make sure that the patient had necessary supplies of the medications.Concluding QuestionsReflecting on Millie Larsen’s case, were there any actions you would do differently? If so, what were these actions, and why would you do them differently?
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