What type of report do you like best? - page 2

Just curious: Which type of report do you prefer getting and giving at your place of employment: Do you like walking rounds? Do you prefer taped report? Do you prefer the type of report... Read More

  1. by   mattsmom81
    In ICU I like with at least part of report to go on in the pt room, have a chance to eyeball our patient and ask questions. Now with visitors always around and HIPAA, we can rarely do it.

    My favorite reports also involve going over the orders, but due to time constraints it isn't always done...and errors are committed because of that. Sometimes I can't get to the charts til midnight, and find things 'missed' then.
  2. by   SmilingBluEyes
    Renee dear, they follow suit if they want report. If not, I sail out and tell em check the charts. They get the facts from me; if they choose to interrupt or blow me off, that is up to them. But they have learned, I am out of there at 7:30 unless the floor is blowing up. I set the precendent early on for myself.