The charge nurse observes the following actions being taken by anew nurse on the burn unit. Which action by the new nurse wouldrequire an intervention by the charge nurse? a. The new nurse uses clean latex gloves when applying antibacterialcream to a burn wound. b. The new nurse obtains burn cultures when the patient has atemperature of 95.2°F (35.1°C). c. The new nurse administers PRN fentanyl (Sublimaze) IV to a patient5 minutes before a dressing change. d. The new nurse calls the health care provider for a possible insulinorder when a nondiabetic patient's serum glucose is elevated.
Which nursing action is a priority for apatient who has suffered a burn injury whileworking on an electrical power line? Which action will the nurse include in the plan ofcare for a patient in the rehabilitation phase after aburn injury to the right arm and chest?
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