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Quiz – Medication Calculations / Rocephin
Quiz - Medication Calculations / Rocephin
Test Your Knowledge
Which of the following is NOT an acceptable mixing diluent for Rocephin?
1% Lidocaine with epinephrine
Bacteriostatic Water + 0.9% Benzyl Alcohol
1% Lidocaine without epinephrine
0.9% Sodium Chloride
True or False: Rocephin should be administered intramuscular with 1 inch needle.
After a medical assistant mixes up Rocephin, it is protocol to have another medical assistant or provider double check:
That the correct type of diluent to reconstitute is being used
That the diluent is not expired
That the Rocephin amount in the vial is documented correctly
That the Rocephin is not expired
The volume in the syringe is correct for the dose ordered
All of the above
True or False: Prior to administering Rocephin, I need to add details to the note by adding the “Rocephin” template in the office procedures.
If a patient needs 300mg of Rocephin and 500mg vial of Rocephin is used, how many ml of Rocephin will be given?
15ml of Rocephin IM
0.6ml of Rocephin IM
1.2ml of Rocephin IM
1.5ml of Rocephin IM
Answer the corresponding conversion factors below.
1 Kilogram (kg)= _____ pounds (lb)
1 ounce (oz) = _____ milliliters (ml)
12 inches (in) = _____ foot (ft)
1 pound (lb) = _____ ounces (oz)
1 teaspoon (tsp) = _____ milliliters (ml)
1 inch (in) = _____ centimeters (cm)
Answer the corresponding maximum amount of milliliter (ml) in volume for an injection per age at the vastus lateralis muscle.
Birth to 6 months = _____ milliliters (ml)
6 months to 3 years = _____ milliliters (ml)
3 years to 6 years = _____ milliliters (ml)
6 years to 15 years = _____ milliliters (ml)