Time Limit on Time out for patients - page 2
by conroenurse 1,535 Views | 13 Comments
Please help answer this if you can as I've been reading everything with no real answer. Is there any LEGAL time limit on how long a patient remains in open door Time Out room.... Read More
- 0Jul 27, '13 by conroenurseI just finally made my mind up that I have to call & report to company. I KNOW it isn't legal and I can't go with my head in the sand anymore just cause it makes me uncomfortable to speak up. Just have to push it.
I keep hearing "WELL WE HAVE A DR"S ORDER!"....
Like a Dr is always RIGHT! Esp. abt rules/reg's. ha ha
One would think as many times as we've had to clarify orders/get them to rewrite orders for some reason/people would know DR's
"PRACTICE" medicine. They are not certainly are not always in the know OR right!
Thanks everyone. Least I got to vent while making my mind up how to stop it! LOL
- 1Jul 28, '13 by algebra_demystifiedI've learned the hard way that I'm not going to change the S/R climate of an institution. If their policies are too far out to sea I just move on. Keep a good reference and leave the door open for when things change (and they will). Good luck, it's not easy out there.