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ERIC Number: EJ618960
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 2000
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ISSN: ISSN-0022-4391
Medication Administration Practices of School Nurses.
McCarthy, Ann Marie; Kelly, Michael W.; Reed, David
Journal of School Health, v70 n9 p371-76 Nov 2000
Assessed medication administration practices among school nurses, surveying members of the National Association of School Nurses. Respondents were extremely concerned about medication administration. Errors in administering medications were reported by 48.5 percent of respondents, with missed doses the most common error. Most nurses followed written guidelines for administering medication and delegated medication administration to unlicensed assistive personnel. (SM)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Reports - Research
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Language: English
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