Forgetting to waste meds in pyxis - page 2

I have no history of drug use or dependency at all but am freaking out because I realized that I've been forgetting to waste meds in the Pyxis. I am a newer nurse (18 months) and have ALWAYS shown my... Read More

  1. by   TerpGal02
    Seriously if our pyxis didn't work like it did I would probably be in your situation. When we pull something controlled, pyxis asks us if we're giving the full dose. You can't go out if you don't select yes or no. If you mark no, the waste screen comes up then and there and you have to have your waste person sign it off. I work psych so usually its a half pill of a stimulant for one of the kiddos