School Nurse Incident in Orlando. What Would You Have Done? - page 8

I'm not a nurse yet, so I only know how I feel about this. What should this nurse have done? What would you have done? Nurse refuses student inhaler during asthma attack School says medical release form lacked parent's... Read More

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    Whatever happened to "do no harm"! The boy had an inhaler that was current with his name on it and in his locker? It is a rescue inhaler, hello, give it to him and get the permission later from the parent. And he was noted to have asthma before, so he probably had signed consents for the previous 11 years? I would have called 911 so they could start the oxygen if there was none available and transport if needed, it's also called covering your arse! And this is why we get malpractice insurance.

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