Shift Change Question - page 3
I was orienting a new nurse the other day. (We have three new nurses on night shift!!!!!! Plus I don't do charge when I orient!!!!) Anyway, I happened by the call light on the way into report,... Read More
Nov 11, '02Occupation: E.R. Nurse Joined: Aug '02; Posts: 190; Likes: 1Assess...(first thing they teach students) and you did Assessed pt..check. Assessed situation...check. assessed pts last chart and last dose...check.. all bases covered. ( legal ramifications?) NOT..... I see why you orient new nurses.. YOU are apparently a great and CARING nurse... YOU GO third shift guy
Nov 12, '02Occupation: Nursing Faculty Specialty: 15 year(s) of experience in Trauma,ER,CCU/OHU/Nsg Ed/Nsg Research ; From: US ; Joined: May '02; Posts: 8,317; Likes: 6,285Legal ramifications???? Is the Pt. going to COMPLAIN that his pain medicine was given??? I always give it- I assume that I'm responsible for my team as soon as I clock on anyway.