Nurses administering intravenous medications
are at high risk not only for making an error, but also for making a severe error (Westbrook, Rob, Woods, & Parry, 2011).
The grandmother-of-seven also blew the whistle over the way intravenous medication
was being stored at the hospital.
Using concealed allocation, researchers randomized patients deemed to require intravenous medication
to receive either prochlorperazine 0.
Maria McBride,53,landed herself in trouble after she was spotted by a colleague changing the lettering on the intravenous medication
to the correct type.
In explaining the added costs, BDO Seidman cited specialized packaging systems, 24/7 delivery service, intravenous medication
preparation, higher levels of Medicare and Medicaid patients, and onsite consultation service in LTC facilities.
The partnership contracts Collier Drug to mix and deliver at least a 48hour supply of intravenous medication
to any Home I.
Hospital officials reported to the Kanagawa prefectural government and police that a doctor might have administered excessive amounts of intravenous medication
to a 52-year-old man, police said.
In general, patients on ventilators or respirators and those requiring intravenous medication
or feeding are becoming more difficult to place, while patients who need rehabilitation services, which are reimbursed at the highest rate under the new PPS, are becoming easier to place.
According to Hospira, the Plum 360 infusion system with Hospira MedNet safety software is designed to help improve the safety and efficiency of intravenous medication
Over the weekend, the embattled now Pampanga representative was placed on intravenous medication
that addressed her dehydration.
The MEDLINE, CINAHL and Cochrane Library sites were reviewed, and 4,128 citations were obtained using the following key words: intravenous medication
, adverse drug events, medication errors, intravenous medication
errors, and nursing medication math calculations.