A client tells the LPN/LVN, “I am going home.I am not getting better, and I cannot afford to stay here.” After informing the RN, which action will the LPN/LVN anticipate

A client tells the LPN/LVN, “I am going home.I am not getting better, and I cannot afford to stay here.” After informing the RN, which action will the LPN/LVN anticipate happening first?
1)The RN will present the client with Against Medical Advice forms and explain that the client must sign out.
2)The RN will attempt to explain why it is not in the client’s best interest to leave without physician permission.
3)The RN will contact the attending physician about the client’s wishes and attempt to get a discharge order.
4)The RN will inform the client’s family that they will be responsible for the client’s bill if the client leaves.


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