Anti-Hypertensive Medication Hold Parameters Updated

Effective Tuesday, June 1

 

On Tuesday, June 1, heart rate and systolic blood pressure hold parameters for anti-hypertensive medications will be updated, reflecting suggested parameters based on heart rate and/or blood pressure medication action.

  • No Hold Parameters Needed will also be updated, indicating use for ONCE or PRN Orders This will help ensure safe medication use and monitoring prior to medication administration.
  • Free text options for hold parameters are still available, so you can individualize patient treatment needs.  

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