Davis Edge NCLEX Question of the Week #4

Question:
Which nursing action reflects a failure of the nurse to act as an advocate?

Question Options:
1.Failing to follow a prescribed order
2.Failing to report an impaired nurse providing care
3.Failing to document client allergies in the medical record
4.Failing to educate the client regarding equipment required for discharge

Correct Answer(s): 2

Rationale:
Option 1: This action is a common cause for malpractice litigation, not a failure to advocate for the client.
Option 2: Failing to report an impaired nurse providing care is an example of a nursing action representative of a failure to act as an advocate.
Option 3: This action is a common cause for malpractice litigation, not a failure to advocate for the client.
Option4: This action is a common cause for malpractice litigation, not a failure to advocate for the client.

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