Shift report form - page 2

by MaryCQB 62,303 Views | 25 Comments

Does anyone have a form to give a comprehensive report to the newer ccu/cvicu nurses? Head to toe,plus meds,AB, IV's Thanks... Read More


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    I REALLY liked the form you just "whipped up" KCIN! I am trying to find a form that is not really for report, but that I can document all my stuff throughout the day on, so that when I go to document in the computer I know exactly when I had a pt visit, gave meds, what FSBS values were, etc...Any help with that?

    I did find it unusual that the OP was from almost 10 years ago - wonder what happened?
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    I work in an open heart unit and report was one of the things that I stressed over for the first couple months. I basically use a modified fancas in which I put everything that pertains to cardiac and fluids at the top.

    I start off with the history and then I do the following:

    IV's - what is running where and at what rate.
    Cardiac - heart tones, ectopy/arrhythmias, rate/BP, chest tubes, urine/foley, vascular/pulses, edema, pacer wires, incisions.

    I usually talk about the labs and meds at this point.

    Respiratory - lung sounds, SATS, vent/O2, rate, suctioning/cough, spirometer

    GI - bowel sounds, diet, BM's, nausea, emesis

    Neuro - A&O?, pupils, strength, movement

    I complete it by talking about the family and visitation.

    I think this is a good way to give report on an open heart unit because it addresses the most important stuff first and moves down the line.
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    I have a form that is very informative for report use that I can get my hands on at work. I don't go back until tomorrow. Sun July 27th. If you still need let me know. I am not sure how to get it to you. Can you attach things on these forums? I am new?
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    Hi I'd really appreciate a copy of the report form. I'm in my last placement and have to do an assignment on an handover.
    Cheers
    Lana

    thanks
    Last edit by Angie O'Plasty, RN on Jul 27, '08 : Reason: TOS
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    I am very interested in the report sheet gilf7243 mentioned. I know it is a year ago but is it still possible to post it for me???

    Thanks so much
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    Quote from TulsaTime
    I can't find how to attach a file to this but if you send me a private message, I can send you the one i use in word. It puts 2 patients on one page
    please send it to me
    Last edit by Angie O'Plasty, RN on Oct 23, '08 : Reason: TOS: email addy
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    i know you are going to get tired of this and i promise to pass it on to others, can you please send me the shift report as well.



    thank you very very much!!!!
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    Quote from italyrn
    I am very interested in the report sheet gilf7243 mentioned. I know it is a year ago but is it still possible to post it for me???

    Thanks so much
    Could you pass the shift report on from this forum?

    Thank you
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    Thank you! It's a beautiful form! Says it all
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    I have to be leader next week (my LAST week of clinicals) and am extremely stessed. Is there any way that I can get a copy of your report sheet ASAP? Hopefully, this will reduce my level of anxiety about that assignment.

    Thanks so much!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!!

    ps. is it in .doc form??? For some reason, when I go to download any of the forms from this site (even if they have a .doc extension)......... they download in .php format and I can't open them.
    Thanks again!!


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