HomePractice ConsiderationsInpatient

Many oncology NP roles include some inpatient work.  Some NP’s haven’t had the opportunity or training experience in this area.  Specifically in regard to hospital rounding, writing progress notes, performing inpatient consults, organizing the discharge plan and dictating the discharge summary.   There are a few tools that can be helpful in learning these skills.  They are listed below. 

Scut Monkey 

  Maxwell pocket reference provides templates for inpatient orders, H&P, consult notes, discharge summaries, etc.