West Coast University Leadership Nursing Priority Essay
Change of shift report from another nurse. If you were the nurse in this situation, which client should you see first? Identify the priority framework you are using and the rationale for your selection.
Patient #1 – Nancy Jones in room 6310 has an infiltrated IV line, we were unable to start a new IV and her ampicillin is due at 8 AM
Patient #2 – Justin Foster in room 6314 called for pain medication at 7 AM so that still needs to be given to him
Patient #3– Anna Chen in room 6315 is diagnosed with gastritis and called for assistance to the restroom. I contacted assisted personal and told them this
Patient #4 – Lenny Williams in room 6307 contacted Laura, the assisted personal, stated that he experiences pain in his right calf and Laura stated his calf was red
- Your paper should be 2 pages
- You are required to use and cite one academic source.
- Use current APA Style.
- Include a title page and a reference page listing the source(s) you used.
- Look at Rubric I have attached