10 Rights in Giving Medications

The Ten(10) Rights of Medication Administration is a guide that every nurse should review before administering any medication to patients to avoid errors. This is also called the 10 Rs in Giving Medications.

1. Right Patient

2. Right Drug

3. Right Dose

4. Right Time and Frequency

5. Right Route

6.  Right Approach

7. Right Assessment

8. Right Teaching

9. Right Evaluation

10. Right Documentation


Allen Sawyer said...

One may take the prescribed meds but some do at the wrong time. This medication reminder might help.

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