The Falls Management Program: A Quality Improvement Initiative for Nursing Facilities

Appendix C7: Fax Back Orders Sample

Note: This form has been filled out with information for the sample case study patient, Mrs. P.

Facility: _______Greystone_Manor____________________
Address: _________1254_Martin Lane________________
City/State: ______Wilkes,_TN_04321_________________
Telephone: ______(423)_403-4881___________________
Fax: ______(423)_403-3312________________________

Date: ____4_____ / _____4____ / ____04____

Return by Fax to: ____Susan_Brown_LPN___________________ Fax #: ____(423)_403-3312_____

Resident Name: __________Mrs._P______________________ Unit/Room: ____401-A__________

Please mark the orders that are appropriate for this resident with an (X) and sign at the bottom.
(X) Medication changes (please specify)

_______________D/C_Ativan_____________________________________________________

_______________↓_Paxil_to_20_mg_QD_______________________________________

______________________________________________________________________________

( ) Psychiatric evaluation to evaluate psychotropic medications
( ) Optometry evaluation
( ) Ophthalmology consult
(X) Blood for BUN and Creatinine
( ) TED hose during the day
(X) Physical or occupational therapy screen/evaluation of gait/balance/transfer/seating
( ) Other orders:
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________
______________________________________________________________________________

Signature: ______T._Roberts,_MD__________________________ Date: ____4/4/04_______  
                          (primary care provider)

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Page last reviewed October 2014
Internet Citation: Appendix C7: Fax Back Orders Sample. October 2014. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://www.ahrq.gov/professionals/systems/long-term-care/resources/injuries/fallspx/apcfigtxt7.html