It is 4.45pm on a Monday afternoon and you are looking forward to leaving at 5pm for your sister’s birthday meal. Your FY2 colleague comes to you flustered and explains that they are really stressed and behind with their jobs, as two patients on their side of the ward need urgent blood tests and have difficult veins. They break down crying saying they are exhausted having had no break. Do you:
Rank the following actions in order from the most appropriate (1) to the least appropriate (5) in this situation.