The eye should be cleansed with warm water. removing any exudate. before instilling the eyedrops.
The child should be allowed to instill his own eye drops.
The mother should be allowed to instill the eyedrops.
If the eye is clear from any redness or edema. the eyedrops should be held.
“It is okay to give my child white grape juice for breakfast.”
“My child can have a grilled cheese sandwich for lunch.”
“We are going on a camping trip this weekend. and I have bought hot dogs to grill for his lunch.”
“For a snack. my child can have ice cream.”
Ask the parent/guardian to leave the room when assessments are being performed.
Ask the parent/guardian to take the child’s favorite blanket home because anything from the outside should not be brought into the hospital.
Ask the parent/guardian to room-in with the child.
If the child is screaming. tell him this is inappropriate behavior.
Remove the mold and clean every week.
Store the hearing aid in a warm place.
Clean the lint from the hearing aid with a toothpick.
Change the batteries weekly.
Body image disturbance
Impaired verbal communication
Risk for aspiration
Vomiting and diarrhea
Intravenous access supplies
A tracheostomy set
Intravenous fluid administration pump
Ham sandwich on whole-wheat toast
Spaghetti and meatballs
Hamburger with ketchup
Notify the physician
Recheck the O2 saturation level in 15 minutes
Apply oxygen by mask
Assess the pulse