EP042: Safety and Infection Control: Accident Prevention: Assess for allergies and intervene as needed

EP042: Safety and Infection Control: Accident Prevention: Assess for allergies and intervene as needed

Important to ask about all allergies, not just medication allergies
Some medications may have ingredients from different foods in their coating or capsules
Must ask about allergies to IV dyes or contrast
Ask about all food, environmental, and medication allergies
Ensure this is charted appropriately
Make sure to chart what . . .