You are caring for a newborn on phototherapy due to hyperbilirubinemia. Which of the following interventions are nursing priorities with this diagnosis? Select all that apply.

 

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- IV fluids and hydration

- Nutrition

- Blood transfusions

- Skin care

- Providing mom with a dose of RhoGAM

Rationale

IV fluids, nutrition, and skin care are cruticial aspects of nursing management of hyperbilirubinemia. Blood transfusions and RhoGAM for mom would not be indicated in this scenario.

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