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BD: Medications BD-10: Monitoring
No. Competency Item NAC DEV COM DTE EXC
BD-10-01 Demonstrate knowledge of the therapeutic outcomes of the medication for the client.
BD-10-02 Demonstrate knowledge and ability to monitor the client while medication is being administered and intervene appropriately as necessary.
BD-10-03 Demonstrate knowledge and ability to evaluate the outcome of the medication on the client and seek appropriate intervention as necessary.
BD-10-04 Demonstrate ability to recognize, intervene, manage and report adverse and non-adverse (expected) drug reactions and document as appropriate.
  Demonstrate knowledge and ability to recognize and manage anaphylaxis:          
  • identifying symptoms of anaphylaxis such as severe bronchospasm, shortness of breath, angioedema, hypotension and urticaria
  • BD-10-06
  • administer anaphylactic medications as appropriate
  • BD-10-07
  • seek assistance from other health care professionals.
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