|Intake & Outake|
Intake and Output
Documentation of total intake is found on computer chart.
Report the intake and Outake "volumes" as indicicated below.
You can get the 24 Hour "I&O Summary" section:
Check the following when applicable:
Drains. Describe output.
Foley catheter. Describe color.
Chest tube. Describe output.
Nasogastric tube. Describe gastric contents.
Example in trauma patient: "Intake totalled 23028, output totalled
14863 and the net was positive 8445cc...