Nursing and Patient Medications - page 10

Patient Medications is the place for Licensed Nurses to discuss patient medication administration, interactions, and specifics regarding dosing. It is NOT a place for medical advice nor will it replace your medication reference material or pharmacist input. General info about meds and hospital policy can be discussed.

  1. Heparin Flush vs. Saline Flush (PICC and CVC)
    by wonderwoman92 May 15, '16
    6
    babybums
  2. Peripheral Line Not for ABT?
    by FutureRN_NP Jan 7, '12
    12
    Ellie G
  3. Why we can't administer insulin near umbilicus?
    by Pink68 May 14, '16
    13
    LadyFree28
  4. dumb nbm question
    by GE90 May 9, '16
    12
    loz_trinity
  5. Confusion over the 3 checks
    by hazeyraine May 16, '16
    2
    quiltynurse56
  6. Insight on Dilaudid?
    by LifeIsBeachy Apr 24, '16
    32
    jennifer_gail
  7. Dizziness and headache
    by aliwonga88 May 12, '16
  8. Best practices: Controlled substance handling
    by c3poshideout May 1, '16
    25
    TheCommuter
  9. Tube Feedings and IV Fluid Administration Documentation for the EMR
    by steph2311 Feb 20, '10
    7
    GRAB1
  10. Fentanyl Patch 25mcg *Half* Patch...
    by CanadianRN16 Apr 25, '16
    3
    Pepper The Cat
  11. Common medications that has parameters?and should watch out for
    by mariadoherty Jul 18, '11
    23
    hppygr8ful
  12. Contraindicated?
    by Danielle12684 Apr 20, '16
    8
    Danielle12684
  13. Medication Error - 53 is this for me
    Poll by Mindfulone1 Feb 19, '15
    53
    Mindfulone1
  14. Is it okay to cut UNscored tablets?
    by kyegirl Apr 24, '12
    7
    MunoRN
  15. Med Error
    by xanderfan Apr 14, '16
    6
    xanderfan
  16. New Nurse Multiple med errors
    by Doll Head Jan 16, '14
    29
    Ruby Vee
  17. how long are crushed meds good for?
    by ButterflyBreath Apr 6, '16
    6
    BuckyBadgerRN
  18. Risk by organisation
    by Elfriede Apr 14, '16
  19. Lantus vs other insulins
    by riverotter Apr 12, '16
    25
    mmc51264
  20. Need Your Input Hospice and Home Health Nurses
    by AnnEvans Apr 13, '16
  21. Yuck!  med error
    by Iheartnursing Apr 6, '16
    2
    Iheartnursing
  22. Ok to piggyback IV potassium?
    by MeganC012 Apr 10, '16
    16
    RNKPCE
  23. giving half a dose
    by coletanner Mar 24, '16
    7
    RNdynamic
  24. is it okay to give all antibiotics at the same time?
    by Tiar Mar 29, '16
    4
    Tiar
  25. pradaxa question
    by shaunamarslan Nov 17, '11
    19
    Tenebrae
  26. Baseline ptt and heparin drip
    by Ruth06 Mar 20, '16
    5
    oncivrn
  27. Blood pressure meds
    by fibroblast Mar 14, '16
    8
    adamRn79
  28. What should you do with patient's medications when NPO
    by muwendo Mar 3, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  29. dig tox and k & ca
    by fharrell6 Mar 16, '16
  30. Saline locks
    by nfeese Mar 12, '16
    7
    Double-Helix

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