EXERCISES. LESSON 1
INSTRUCTIONS. Answer the following exercises by writing the answer in the space
provided or by marking the correct answer. After you have completed all of these items,
turn to "Solutions to Exercises" at the end of the lesson and check your answers.
List the two medication systems in use in the Army medical facilities.
One of the basic rules of administering medication is to read the label three times.
If there is any doubt about a patient's identity, what should you do?
a. Ask a physician.
b. Ask your supervisor.
Ask the patient his name.
If a patient refuses medication, what should you do?
a. Tell the doctor.
b. Tell your supervisor.
Remove the medication.
List the principles associated with charting medication.