Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

How to get a patient with dementia to take their BP meds? How to provide care to both a husband and wife who are residents of your nursing home? How do geriatric patients differ from others when evaluating skin integrity? These and many other current topics are being discussed in Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing. Come on in.

  1. What happened to common sense?
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 20
    11
    cyc0sys
  2. Rumors and who's in charge??
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 19
    7
    cyc0sys
  3. Long Term Care Nursing is Lame
    by purplegal Apr 15
    99
    cyc0sys
  4. Come On People, How Stupid Are You??
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 26
    7
    Jedrnurse
  5. Told to fake vital signs
    by gypsierose Jun 14
    82
    DTWriter
  6. NICHE GRN 2016
    by ashnicole86 7:59 am
  7. New grad RN, See problems how to make changes. HELP
    by Valcorie34 Jun 26
    1
    CapeCodMermaid
  8. Internal Posting
    by Fray Jun 26
    2
    CapeCodMermaid
  9. Office position available-overqualified for
    by litbitblack Jun 22
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  10. CNA's not completing assignment. Vent.
    by Forever Sunshine Jul 24, '10
    25
  11. LTC's no longer accept "limited duty" or just my LTC?
    by Blackcat99 Jun 23
    6
    Blackcat99
  12. Dispensing meds from a punch card?
    by Brady29 Jun 9
    19
    countrynurse09
  13. Quit my first  nursing home after 1 day!
    by Trixyp May 7, '14
    39
    Tenebrae
  14. Advice on Rn supervisor position
    by bionicgirlie Jun 21
    2
    Annielpn2002
  15. New Nurse Seeking Knowledge and Wisdom
    by jenlpn(i) Apr 27
    2
    jenlpn(i)
  16. You've Got To Be Kidding Me
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 17
    28
    amok
  17. How long does it takes a 11-7 nurse to pass medication.
    by debbyw Feb 18
    5
    Tippyrn
  18. What works for your facility!?
    by Lpn1226 May 27
    4
    ponymom
  19. Tips for a new lpn a a LTC Facility
    by jenn_32 Nov 21, '14
    14
    ms_vee
  20. WHAT TO DO...Nurse is refusing to give PRN medication
    by purplenurse1 Jan 18, '16
    71
    rudecat
  21. Liar liar pants on fire
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 1
    3
    CoffeeRTC
  22. Time management, Patient ratios and Moral turpitude in Rehab/LTC
    by cyc0sys May 24
    6
    cyc0sys
  23. Does nurse have to review recaps or can any staff?
    by Sheshe11 May 30
    6
    amoLucia
  24. Skilled Notes
    by Isitpossible Aug 10, '12
    26
    CapeCodMermaid
  25. Night shift-no keys to central supply no keys to get briefs
    by Blackcat99 May 4
    8
    cunninghamtarra
  26. Told I'm too smart for LTC
    by gypsierose May 16
    7
    Neener_RNBSN
  27. How much sats should a patient with COPD sit at?
    by Nursemaxim May 8
    5
    ChryssyD
  28. Sexual Harass of Staff by Residents?
    by TurtleCat May 9, '12
    8
    caliotter3
  29. Should I quit? Help!!
    by Neener_RNBSN May 10
    5
    Neener_RNBSN
  30. Public Health Called Me At Home
    by NurseNessa12 May 8
    8
    NutmeggeRN

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