You are an FY2 doctor in a busy cardiology ward. The nurse in charge asks you to speak to Mrs James who is awaiting her discharge medication before going home. She is worried she is going to miss her grandson’s party and is annoyed about the delay. You notice that your FY2 colleague, who was responsible for her discharge paperwork, forgot to sign off the medication section. This accounts for the delay in her medications coming up from pharmacy. Your colleague has now gone to lunch and you sign the medication section instead. Do you:
Rank the following actions in order from the most appropriate (1) to the least appropriate (5) in this situation.