Thursday, May 8, 2008

How to Administer Heparin and Lovenox

How to administer heparin or lovenox is another popular how to procedure I have just republished on The Nursing Site. There is also a link to some of the latest information about the heparin recall. Similar to insulin, heparin and low molecular weight anticoagulants should be double checked by two nurses before administering. Care should be taken to verify the patient’s medication order and the concentration of the medication being used.

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