Policy Number

NSHA CD-MC-010

NSHA CD-MC-010 Neonatal Glucose Monitoring and Management

Description

This care directive (CD) provides the order for Registered Nurses (RNs) and Licensed Practical Nurses (LPNs) employed in Labour and Delivery, Neonatal Intensive Care Units, and Women and Children’s Health Units to monitor infant’s blood glucose levels, and for RNs to treat Well “At Risk” Infants.

THIS POLICY WILL NOT BE EFFECTIVE UNTIL NOVEMBER 09, 2020.