An emergency room charge nurse receives a call regarding a mass casualty event near the hospital and is asked to prepare as many beds as possible for incoming injured clients. Which of the following existing clients should the nurse prepare for discharge?
Select all that apply.
A. a client receiving oral antibiotics for urinary tract infection
B. a client with COPD and dyspnea
C. a client with new onset heart palpitations
D. a client 60 minutes post suture placement for minor leg laceration
E. a client with disturbed thought process and concern for personal injury