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Medical Orders overhauled. Neurosurgery tomorrow, Respiratory and Cardiac tomorrow

Posted Aug 24 2009 11:00pm
Yacktman Pavilion At Advocate Lutheran General Childrens Hospital

Yacktman Pavilion At Advocate Lutheran General Childrens Hospital

Orders List As follows

  • Cardiology follow up <ACTIVE> (2:00 PM August 26th)
  • Pulmonary follow up <ACTIVE> (3:40 PM August 26th)
  • Muscle Biopsy – See if there is a muscular dystrophy or other disease directly affecting the muscle such as progressive rhabdmyolysis. (Live – To be scheduled) (OP / IP at doctors discretion)<WAIT SCHEDULING>
  • Toxicology panels (drug & standard) – See if disease caused by toxic mutagenic agent (OP) <INACTIVE>[WAIT FOR BETTER INSURANCE]
  • Voiding Cystourethrogram / Urodynamics – CMG <WAIT SCHEDULING>
  • ABGs draw (IP)<WAIT SCHEDULING>
  • Echocardiogram (repeat due to 1 year passing since last ECHO) (IP/OP)<WAIT SCHEDULING>
  • EKG (repeat due to 1 year passing since last EKG) (IP/OP) <WAIT SCHEDULING>

we are also waiting on a few other things to be ordered after the completion of these, the next order batch is. All of the below are considered dead until converted to live orders.

  • Spinal X-Ray Series <WAIT PENDING>
  • Pulmonary Functions Test (monitor respiratory status) <WAIT 3 MONTHS.. OCT-NOV 09)
  • New Wheelchair <PEND INSURANCE APPROVAL>
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