Borrowing medication from different patients - page 2

New grad working in ltc. I've notice that during med passes, if the pt does not have the prescribed med, they are "borrowed" from another patient (particularly narcs) and then documented in narc... Read More

  1. by   CoffeeRTC
    Your facility should have an emergency box for meds. Us that if you don't have them meds. Best way to make sure you have the meds is to make sure they are ordered or re ordered. If you are regular staff, check your cart on a regular basis and re order the meds.
  2. by   katherine100
    Hopefully that educator was reported for that.