What is the dumbest order you ever read? - page 23

I thought I had seen some AH orders but yesterday took the all time win! I had a 97 year old man admitted from ER with impaction and the order said---- "Give oil retention enema and have pt. hold ... Read More

  1. by   UMAshtangi
    Quote from NurseBatzy
    "Ativan or Benedryl" was all that was written on the orders, when questioned, he said "whichever puts him to sleep faster, in any amount you need."

    Nice.

    I like this doc!

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