Insulin Review:  Aspart: Acts fast! Onset 5-15mins, Peak 45min, Duration 3-5hrs REMEMBER- To administer this insulin you must “see food!”  Regular: Short Acting. Onset 15-30mins, Peak 1-3hrs, Duration 5-7hrs  NPH: Intermediate-acting. Onset 2-4hrs, Peak 8-12hrs, Duration 18-24hrs  Lantus: L for LONG LASTING. Onset 1.5hrs, Peakless, Duration 24hrs.

Insulin Review: Aspart: Acts fast! Onset 5-15mins, Peak 45min, Duration 3-5hrs REMEMBER- To administer this insulin you must “see food!” Regular: Short Acting. Onset 15-30mins, Peak 1-3hrs, Duration 5-7hrs NPH: Intermediate-acting. Onset 2-4hrs, Peak 8-12hrs, Duration 18-24hrs Lantus: L for LONG LASTING. Onset 1.5hrs, Peakless, Duration 24hrs.

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP] provides us with a full list of the most common look-alike / sound-alike drugs.

The Institute for Safe Medication Practices [ISMP] provides us with a full list of the most common look-alike / sound-alike drugs.

Things to ask for in a report:  Name, age, diagnosis, MD (the one you’re going to call, not the one who hasn’t seen him in a week), activity level, diet.  Presenting complaint.  Tests done and tests pending.  Meds given in ED (if recently arrived) and meds that need to be given before the end of the shift.  Orders.  Admitting/discharge paperwork done.  Vital signs throughout the shift, and important changes (improvements or decompensation) and what’s been done about it.

Things to ask for in a report: Name, age, diagnosis, MD (the one you’re going to call, not the one who hasn’t seen him in a week), activity level, diet. Presenting complaint. Tests done and tests pending. Meds given in ED (if recently arrived) and meds that need to be given before the end of the shift. Orders. Admitting/discharge paperwork done. Vital signs throughout the shift, and important changes (improvements or decompensation) and what’s been done about it.

Designed for students in health professions (medical, nursing, allied health) learning to record and interpret medical lab values from Complete Blood Chemistry (CBC), Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP) and Arterial Blood Gas (ABG).

Designed for students in health professions (medical, nursing, allied health) learning to record and interpret medical lab values from Complete Blood Chemistry (CBC), Complete Metabolic Panel (CMP) and Arterial Blood Gas (ABG).

This may be a good conference for nurse educators who want to increase their knowledge on how to improve nursing practice.

This may be a good conference for nurse educators who want to increase their knowledge on how to improve nursing practice.

Continuing Education's Schedule of CEU Cruise Conferences for Nurses-This would be a fun, yet educational method for nurse educators to obtain ceu credits.

Continuing Education's Schedule of CEU Cruise Conferences for Nurses-This would be a fun, yet educational method for nurse educators to obtain ceu credits.

Pinterest
Search