You are an FY2 Doctor on a surgical ward and forget to request a routine ‘Group and Save’ blood form before Mr Smith’s operation later today. Last night you left a blood form out for the other preoperative blood tests he required.
The phlebotomist has already come round this morning to do the blood tests you requested. You are aware that Mr Smith is notoriously difficult to bleed and he hates having a blood test.
Choose the three most appropriate actions to take in this situation.