This presentation should help you become familiar with the process for handling everything involved ... show more
This presentation should help you become familiar with the process for handling everything involved in the administration of blood products, from understanding the order, to assuring consent is complete, a type and screen specimen is in the blood bank, the correct blood product is obtained, the product is transfused, transfusion reactions are detected, and the transfusion record is completed. show less
Correctly fill out the Transfusion Record
Identify a patient with a transfusion reaction and steps to manage a transfusion reaction.
Initiate pick up of blood products from the Blood Bank
Upon completion of this module, you will be able to: Process an order for transfusion of blood products:
Facilitate completion of the Consent for Blood Transfusion
Verbalize and perform the correct process for safe administration of a unit of blood from start to finish.
Verify that a valid Type & Screen has been completed and obtain one if needed.