Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia website Essay Paper
During handover, you find that one of your clients is having high doses of IV Antibiotics administered as an infusion in 50ml Normal Saline over 30 minutes. Client is complaining of severe pain at the IV site, nausea, dizziness, and increased fatigue. Drug administration guidelines state the medication should be given in 250ml isotonic Saline over two hours.
In the above incident, which of the nursing codes of conduct are we addressing? Mention two. (Refer to Code of Conduct for nurses document available on Nursing and Midwifery board of Australia website)