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. Information you wish you had at hand?
    by solDanz 1:27 pm
  2. ethics
    by weezer61 3:20 am
  3. Want to Change Locked Unit. What Do I Say?
    by jenlpn(i) Dec 13
    5
    canoehead
  4. Can the DON make you stay for OT if the next shift doesn't show or is called off?
    by TonyaM73 May 14, '10
    49
    BBP42
  5. Venting.  Trying to keep my sanity
    by The_thinker Dec 14
  6. The Med Pass is Ruining My Job!
    by westieluv Apr 25, '11
    17
    Sunshine.nurse
  7. BRADEN SCALE BINDER
    by Mamamonty02 Dec 14
  8. Facility hiring ALL positions....
    by Onelove1075 Dec 11
    3
    amoLucia
  9. Need help with this term..thx ☺
    by MsMolly💋LPN Dec 7
    4
    amoLucia
  10. Frustrated...advice about suspension
    by Valcorie34 Dec 10
    2
    BBP42
  11. Speedy med pass
    by sbostonRN Aug 18, '11
    65
    Tenebrae
  12. Length of Time Body Can Stay in Bed After Death?
    by jenlpn(i) Dec 1
    7
    Valcorie34
  13. Fall Prevention with Psychiatric Patient
    by cbradford1 Nov 27
    2
    Valcorie34
  14. Can a geriatric nurses become a dermotalogist nurse
    by Dream1234 Dec 9
    2
    Rose_Queen
  15. bedrails
    by nancydrew6 Dec 7
    1
    Nascar nurse
  16. LTC
    LTC
    by Courtneyrn9317 Nov 24
    8
    jenlpn(i)
  17. Risk Managers
    by CoffeeRTC Nov 7
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  18. Difficult Resident to Pass Meds. Advice?
    by jenlpn(i) Nov 17
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  19. Crushing Oral Medications...New Regulation
    by ltcnurse4u Aug 29
    50
    CapeCodMermaid
  20. Calling all LTC Nurses; for advice/tips!
    by ontarionurse14 Nov 10
    7
    NutmeggeRN
  21. Is this a normal patient load for LTC?
    by Karrony Oct 22
    6
    Karrony
  22. ICU RN considering assisted living
    by malenurse69 Nov 3
    2
    iowaALF-RN
  23. Ok people, face facts:  Staffing in LTC is always going to be outrageous!
    by southernbeegirl Nov 1, '11
    44
    blue4nurses
  24. Jtag!!
    by ndragonfly Jan 7, '11
    14
    HyzenthlayLPN
  25. Right to Refuse
    by 311ltc Oct 27
    5
    MunoRN
  26. How many residents is too many for one nurse?
    by arabstarRN Jun 26, '11
    77
    seeami
  27. Behind on Meds
    by jenlpn(i) Oct 29
    2
    BBP42
  28. Geriatric bruising and what to do
    by iamoph Oct 21
    7
    amoLucia
  29. Timeline for a bruise
    by iamoph Oct 23
    7
    amoLucia
  30. What is more scary to you? Being a LTC nurse or having a non-nursing job?
    by purplegal Mar 18, '16
    269
    Orion81RN

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