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What does PRN stand for?

What does PRN stand for?

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This question is part of Medication Administration Performance Test
Asked by Robinmiller, Last updated: Jan 22, 2020

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Markda John

Markda John

Answered Mar 19, 2018

PRN is a medical term pertaining to medication. PRN stands for prescribed as needed and refers to medicines that a patient takes only when they need it versus medicines that would be taken on a schedule at a certain time and a certain number of times a day. At times PRN may also refer to other things such as an employee that is not considered to be employed full time or even part time but instead is called into work when needed. A hospital, a doctor’s office or a nursing home ar...Read More
 

John Smith

John Smith

Answered Jul 04, 2017

Prescribed as needed
 

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