im injections l.
Download
Skip this Video
Loading SlideShow in 5 Seconds..
IM Injections PowerPoint Presentation
Download Presentation
IM Injections

Loading in 2 Seconds...

play fullscreen
1 / 15

IM Injections - PowerPoint PPT Presentation


  • 690 Views
  • Uploaded on

IM Injections. Optional, EMT, AEMT. The Six Rights of Drug Administration. Right Person Right Drug Right Dose Right Time Right Route Right Documentation. Needle Handling Precautions. Minimize the tasks performed in a moving ambulance.

loader
I am the owner, or an agent authorized to act on behalf of the owner, of the copyrighted work described.
capcha
Download Presentation

PowerPoint Slideshow about 'IM Injections' - tabitha


An Image/Link below is provided (as is) to download presentation

Download Policy: Content on the Website is provided to you AS IS for your information and personal use and may not be sold / licensed / shared on other websites without getting consent from its author.While downloading, if for some reason you are not able to download a presentation, the publisher may have deleted the file from their server.


- - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - E N D - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - - -
Presentation Transcript
im injections

IM Injections

Optional, EMT, AEMT

the six rights of drug administration
The Six Rights of Drug Administration
  • Right Person
  • Right Drug
  • Right Dose
  • Right Time
  • Right Route
  • Right Documentation
needle handling precautions
Needle Handling Precautions
  • Minimize the tasks performed ina moving ambulance.
  • Immediately dispose of usedsharps in a sharps container.
  • Recap needles only as a lastresort.
medication administration and documentation
Medication Administration and Documentation
  • Record all information concerning the patient and medication including:
    • Indication for drug administration
    • Dosage and route delivered
    • Patient response to the medication—both positive and negative
intramuscular injection sites
Intramuscular Injection Sites
  • Deltoid
  • Dorsal gluteal
  • Vastus lateralis
  • Rectus femoris
summary
Summary
  • Six rights of drug administration.
  • Proper needle handling procedures.
  • Proper documentation of medications administered.
  • 4 IM injection sites.
  • Proper steps to perform an IM injection.