Medical Term Hot List
✓ Blood-borne pathogen
✓ Hand hygiene
✓ Medical asepsis
✓ Medicine cup
✓ Medicine dropper
✓ Soufflé cup
✓ Standard precautions
Key considerations for safe administration of medications in this chapter include a review of medical asepsis, safety standards, safety checks involved in administering medications, and the six rights of medication administration.
The following are guidelines for safe preparation of medicines:
Assuring Accuracy of Medications
• Check the ordered drug on the Medication Administration Record (MAR) or Kardex with the drug label, ...