Iâ€™m studying and need help with a Nursing question to help me learn.
A patient is ready for discharge when she spikes a fever of 101.3Â°F. A call to the physician results in an order for IV antibiotics to be administered every 12 hours for 48 hours. The patientâ€™s family arrives to take her home, and they discover that she now has an IV and will not be discharged for 2 days. They ask, â€œWhat happened? Did our mother catch something in the hospital? We thought this is a place of healing.â€ How will you respond? Your response may have legal implications.
In one well-developed paragraphs (12-point font):
- Describe one strategy you will incorporate in your practice to ensure that you are providing evidence-based care in the prevention of HAIs.