Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

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. Med pass 55+ residents and med error
    by Newnursey86 May 10
    11
    bugya90
  2. Was I wrong?
    by blueskyy May 22
    13
    blueskyy
  3. Is med surg easier than ltc
    by Nursebetty1170 Mar 26
    4
    kp038
  4. Fall  and tabs/bed alarm inservice, any ideas
    by bbrown74 May 19
    3
    RegretfulLPN
  5. Adjusting to EMAR
    by Adele_Michal7 May 20
    2
    ktwlpn
  6. Recent LVN grad, 1st time working in an assisted living TIPS PLS
    by angie1368 Feb 2, '12
    17
    RPNtoRN
  7. Geriatrics
    by healthcare2015 May 13
    3
    luvsltcrn
  8. Excessive use of Omeprazole or Protonix
    by GRAB1 Apr 26
    18
    Adele_Michal7
  9. Policy on No Reliever.
    by Adele_Michal7 May 14
    5
    Adele_Michal7
  10. Hourly Rate for an LPN in Florida
    by ANNG7 May 15, '11
    41
    gardenpartyy
  11. Will an Incident Report get me Fired?
    by mndlng97 Apr 29
    3
    gardenpartyy
  12. What is a typical day working in a nursing home?
    by Life22feb Apr 27
    11
    gardenpartyy
  13. What does an RN supervisor do?
    by MelissaLPN May 30, '11
    17
    gardenpartyy
  14. Paparazzi at work?
    by Adele_Michal7 May 6
    15
    gardenpartyy
  15. When should nursing homes be allowed to evict residents?
    by Emergent Feb 26
    33
    NutmeggeRN
  16. Skilled nursing facility helped.. !!!
    by Zesikajia May 15
    6
    lexylooRN
  17. How Do You Sign Your Narcotic Book?
    by flashpoint May 2
    17
    txbornnurse
  18. Are we over-reacting?
    by RainMom Apr 28
    28
    ktwlpn
  19. Any Ideas on Increasing Hand Washing Compliance?
    by flashpoint May 9
    4
    CapeCodMermaid
  20. Sending res to hospital- did I make the right call?
    by suzw Mar 8
    50
    downsouthlaff
  21. Speedy med pass
    by sbostonRN Aug 18, '11
    61
    Adele_Michal7
  22. LPN needs advice/tips PLEASE =)
    by lpn92211 Mar 15
    5
    lpn92211
  23. My first dump and run
    by JBMmom Jul 7, '15
    29
    littlespitfire
  24. LTC's are a joke
    Nurse by baygrl11 Mar 25
    115
    littlespitfire
  25. Does your facility send someone home every shift?
    by Blackcat99 May 2, '13
    26
    middleagedRN
  26. Questions for an acute care nurse.
    by dudette10 Mar 25
    25
    Adele_Michal7
  27. Help  I need adl in service game
    by bbrown74 May 1
    3
    TheCommuter
  28. New Nurse Orientation Policy
    by GenaP Apr 29
  29. New Nurse Manager
    by Canucks Apr 28
  30. any advice for sleeplessness with ALZ patient
    by rsw1960 Apr 15
    8
    rsw1960
  31. Pain managment for the old old population with Alzheimer's and expressive aphasiia
    by tpnurse95 Apr 16
    8
    jdub6
  32. LTC is Great
    by ShaneTeam Mar 29
    19
    RNBSN2017
  33. Feeling defeated
    by lexylooRN Apr 20
    6
    ktwlpn
  34. SNF/ALF challenges with Hospice providers?
    by HazelnutCream Apr 24
    5
    VivaLasViejas
  35. Started career at a SNF and now nobody is hiring me
    by conurse2015 Apr 22
    5
    caliotter3

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