Medical Directives for the Infectious Diseases Care Program

Medical Directive ID: 
Lead Contact Person: 
Cassandra Fisher, Coordinator
Physician/Nurse Lead: 
Dr. Michael Silverman, Chief, Division of Infectious Diseases
Medicine / Infectious Diseases Care Program
Approval By: 
Medical Advisory Committee
Original Effective Date: 
Wednesday, October 8, 2014
Revised Date: 
Wednesday, July 18, 2018
To Be Reviewed Date: 
Sunday, July 18, 2021
This Medical Directive Applies to the following sites: 
St. Joseph’s
This Medical Directive Applies to the following patient population: 



Order: This is a renewal of MED-2014-002

The Infectious Diseases Care Program Registered Nurse (RN) may initiate an order for:

•Blood tests

•Urine tests

•Medication administration (see Medication/Drug Table)

•Medication titration for Vancomycin


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SurnameKnown ByDate Signed
BondyLiseAug 28 2018 12:07:13:370PM
DevlinMeganOct 28 2018 12:57:38:890PM
ElsayedSameerAug 28 2018 02:32:35:767PM
Hosseini-MoghaddamSeyedSep 9 2018 10:58:54:820AM
SilvermanMichaelAug 27 2018 09:04:48:217AM