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Free Nursing and Assisted Living Facility Forms Policies for Residential Care, Nursing Homes, ALF, RCFE, CCL
Self Administered PRN's
This document covers the basics about self-administered PRN medications. Anytime a resident of a care facility takes a medication "as needed" or "PRN" the resident must be able to determine his/her own dosage OR the physician needs to be contacted prior to administration of the medication or as specificed by state law. If the resident is able to self-determine their own need, then they should be able to meet certain responsibilities.
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