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
Feb 25, '13 by Forever Sunshine, LPNWhen 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..
Feb 26, '13 by CapeCodMermaid, RNQuote from milfordmomWe have residents who take 28 meds. I think the OP meant GTube meds in a separate cupReally, 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?