Vital Signs and Medication - page 2

I was having a chat at work to another nurse and we got onto the topic of early morning vital signs. She said that she does them before she gives out her medication and I said, I do them within the... Read More

  1. by   ?burntout
    I always check my vitals before giving meds-if I have a question or the patients' VS are inconsistent in a shift (BP going up and down) I always recheck their BP. I always check a HR before giving Dig. If there BP or HR is low, I ask the doc on rounds or call and verify.