Upon discharge from the hospital following total knee replacement surgery, a patient covered by Medicare with limited financial means will require six weeks of IV antibiotic therapy. The patient wants to go home. During the assessment, the nursing case manager discovers the patient lives alone, has no support at home, and lacks the dexterity to perform the infusion. What is the nurse’s next step?
Complete the Skills Matcher Assessment to identify your strengths and areas for development. In a Word document, write 2-3 paragraphs about 3 strengths and 1