Posted: November 1st, 2017
The physician has ordered cooling measures for a child with a fever who is likely to be discharged when the temperature comes down. Which task would be appropriate to delegate to a nursing assistant?
A. Prepare and administer a tepid sponge bath.
B. Explain the need for giving cool fluids.
C. Assist the child in removing outer clothing.
D. Advise the parent to use acetaminophen (Tylenol) instead of aspirin.
Place an order in 3 easy steps. Takes less than 5 mins.