Melissa is working in an outpatient urgent care setting as a pct. she applied a figure 8 elastic bandage to

Melissa is working in an outpatient urgent care setting as a pct. she applied a figure 8 elastic bandage to the hand and wrist of patient who came in after a sports injury. She immediately sent the patient home after applying the bandage. She did not document the procedure in the patients medical records at the time because urgent care was so backed up with patients to be seen. Discuss all of your concerns regarding this situation. In what ways were safe patient practice ignored? What would be the worst case scenario for the outcome of this situation? How can this potentially serious situation be corrected after the fact

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