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Clinical Procedure Guidelines for Connecticut School Nurses

Clinical Procedure Guidelines for Connecticut School Nurses

Contents


Acknowledgments

How to Use this Guide

Introduction

  1. Overview
  2. Fundamental Principles
  3. Part A: Legal Issues – Educational
  4. Part B: Legal Issues – Clinical
  5. Organizational Structure: The Decision-making Process
  6. Personnel
  7. Entry/Re-entry Process
  8. Specialized Health Care Procedures
    1. Asthma
    2. Allergies
    3. Blood Glucose Monitoring
    4. Catheterization: Clean Intermittent
    5. Catheter: External
    6. Catheter: Indwelling
    7. Catheterization: Reinsertion of Indwelling Urinary Catheter
    8. Central Line Care
    9. Diabetes
    10. Enteral Tube Feeding
    11. Health Assessment
    12. Incontinent Care
    13. Injectables: Intramuscular, Subcutaneous Medication or Vaccination Administration
    14. Insulin Pump Management
    15. Intravenous Therapy
    16. Mechanical Ventilation
    17. Oral Feeding
    18. Oral or Inhaled Medication Administration
    19. Ostomy Management and Care
    20. Oxygen Therapy
    21. Pulse Oximetry
    22. Suctioning (non-tracheostomy)
    23. Tracheostomy Care and Suctioning
    24. Vagus Nerve Stimulator

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