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What documentation is required when giving children medication?

You must keep a confidential, written record in the child's file of:
(1) Child's full name, date, time, name of medication and amount given (indicate if self-administered);
(2) Initial of staff person giving medication or observing the child taking the medication with a corresponding signature on the medication record to validate the initials; and
(3) Provide a written explanation why a medication that should have been given was not given.
[WSR 06-15-075, recodified as § 170-295-3120, filed 7/13/06, effective 7/13/06. Statutory Authority: Chapters 74.12 and 74.15 RCW. WSR 03-14-110, § 388-295-3120, filed 6/30/03, effective 8/1/03.]
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