State Survey all this week. - page 2

My facility is having its first survey while im on my 10 month as a new nurse was a CNA at the facility prior. I am needless to say nervous, I work 3-11 so they are pretty much wraping up when I roll... Read More

  1. by   Forever Sunshine
    When my facility had our supervisors observe our medpass.. to prepare for state, I had a GT patient who had several meds.. I crushed each med seperately in each cup and stacked them on top of each other.

    I am one of the many who find the whole policy silly as all the meds mix in the stomach anyway..
  2. by   CapeCodMermaid
    Quote from milfordmom
    Really, each med in it's own medicine cup? What if they 7 or 8 meds, are you really going to carry in that many cups?
    We have residents who take 28 meds. I think the OP meant GTube meds in a separate cup