Chapter 52, Class 45*QOL
Terms in this set (18)
Immediately after the medication is given.
When should a medication entry be completed?
Before and after preparing the medication, and before and after giving the medication.
To avoid medication errors, when should the MA check the order and the medication?
Through e-prescribing medication, the prescription is printed on a special prescription paper with _____________ _____________.
Prior to administering any medication to any patient, the MA should follow a standard format checklist of the ___________ __________ of medication administration.
_____________ are direct and complete instructions composed by the provider or other licensed practitioner?
1. right patient
3. right dose/amount
The seven rights to medication administration are _________ .
Medical abbreviation for Iron
Medical abbreviation for Nothing by Mouth
types of medications
The medical assistant is expected to read and record many types of medications.
If an error is made, _________ try to cover it up, even if the intent is to protect the practice.
What is a medicated conical- or cylindrical-shaped material that is inserted into the
rectum or vagina?
What is a written or transmitted instruction to the pharmacist for the preparing and dispensing a medication to a patient for self-administration called?
_________ medications are placed between the cheek and gums
For treatment of disease or disorders of the skin or mucous membranes
What are topical medications for?
What is the name of a medication that is placed under the tongue?
ointment or salve
A fatty, soft substance having antiseptic or healing properties is known as an_____________.
dispense as written
The prescription abbreviation DAW stands for_______________________________.
The instillation of fluid into the rectum and colon is an?