"Medication Turnaround Time Process Flowchart"
Medication Turnaround Time Process Flowchart Order written Chart no Wait available? Reason for Order Errors: yes Illegible No Signature Order reviewed, No Co-signature Is it correct? Non-conforming (Id) no Nursing Judgment yes Multi-Service order Patient Allergy Incorrect Stamp Pull yellow copy and place Restricted Drug in pharmacy box (Station Secretary) Pharmacy no Reasons for Delay of Pick-Up: Pick-Up? Elevators Volume too large yes Names on drawers Patient discharged Order delivered in Off schedule Pharmacy Order checked, no See Reasons for Order Is it OK? Errors (above). yes Order entered in computer Order Filled Order Delivered to Unit Medication administered to patient Directions: Please fill in the time that each step is completed Please check if missing: Time Time Signature Beeper Pink (PO) Sec’y or RN Order written by physician Order placed in Comments: Pharmacy box __________________________ Order picked up by __________________________ tech. __________________________ Order entry by __________________________ Pharmacy __________________________ Pharmacy RN Order label __________________________ processed __________________________ Order delivered to __________________________ Med Drawer on unit _______PO________________ Med Administered __________________________ to patient __________________________ Median Elapsed Time 80 68 70 Minutes Elapsed 60 50 40 40 30 30 30 20 8 10 0 Delivered Pharmacy Tech. Pick processed Order Places in Entry to Unit Order Order med Box Up