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authoritative control over the affairs of others

the continuous exercise of authority over a political unit

the giving of a medication, especially by prescribed dosage

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Teamwork between professionals was noted by nurses as adversely affecting the medication administration process.
2005), education on the medication administration process or the "Five Rights plus one" combined with written standardized protocols and the use of visual signage were effective in reducing the number of errors associated with medication administration.
Incomplete entries or chart "holes" make it difficult to audit medication administration and provide effective quality control.
I am currently developing the Montana Curriculum for Medication Administration in Child Care utilizing curriculums from several other states for guidance.
This study assessed medication administration practices at schools in Iowa from the principal's perspective.
According to the study, the increase in accuracy can be linked directly to better adherence to six "best practice" procedures for medication administration identified by CalNOC (the California Nursing Outcomes Coalition).
This finding led to the conclusion preceptor guidance on medication administration is based on practical knowledge derived from nursing experience rather than formal education and training on medication error reduction strategies.
METHOD Students in the control group (n = 79) attended a didactic medication administration review session; students in the intervention group (n = 79) participated in a medication administration simulation review session.
To help avoid these errors, most hospitals have implemented electronic medication administration record (eMAR) systems.
ISMP has convened an expert panel to develop best practices on timely medication administration.
Cecelia Ciarleglio RN, Donna Lonsiak, and Linda Edwards, RN presented this one-hour educational event on bar coding medication administration system implementation.
Bar code medication administration (BCMA) technology is being implemented slowly in hospitals across the United States.
We found, with great difficulty, a suitable vendor for an electronic medication administration record (e-MAR) and a bedside medication verification system (BMV).
The Arizona Nurses Association (AzNA) supports the project on grounds that using medication technicians would allow licensed nurses to focus on crucial care tasks rather than routine medication administration, according to AzNA President Kathy Player, EdD, RN.
This article will focus on the medication administration process as well as surveyor observation of that process.
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