SKILLS

Make sure these 3 things have been done before touching something or put anything anywhere:

1. Checked your scope

2. Referred to agency policy & procedure

3. Gotten informed consent

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STERILE DRESSING CHANGE

cleaning out the goop (to make room for more goop)

last updated: 2021FEB14

DRESSING CHANGE W/ DRAIN

goop cleaning but with a tube

last updated: 2021FEB14

PACKING & IRRIGATION

less fun super soaker

last updated: 2021FEB14

SUTURE & STAPLE REMOVAL

kind of like unwinding a sweater or unbinding papers - but not really

last updated: 2021FEB14

PERIPHERAL IV INSERTION

body straw

last updated: 2021FEB10

URINARY CATHETER INSERTION

no one likes this tube

last updated: 2021FEB10

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