A nurse on the oncology unit receives a dose of vincristine (Vincasar®) directly from the pharmacist prescribed for a client with acute lymphocytic leukemia. Which of the following actions should the nurse take?
Delegate preparation of the medication to an LPN.
Double check the medication orders with a chemotherapy certified nurse.
Agitate the medication bag to ensure full mixing of the medication.
Leave the medication on the counter to tend to a client’s call light.
Already signed up? Sign in
Let's continue studying where you left off.