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. Geriatric bruising and what to do
    by iamoph Oct 21
    1
    amoLucia
  2. Desperate for advice
    by nursegup Oct 19
    3
    nursegup
  3. Crushing Oral Medications...New Regulation
    by ltcnurse4u Aug 29
    33
    CapeCodMermaid
  4. What is more scary to you? Being a LTC nurse or having a non-nursing job?
    by purplegal Mar 18, '16
    268
    rnsandilynn
  5. Showers in nursing home
    by Vonique Aug 19
    17
    CapeCodMermaid
  6. Long Term Care Nursing is Lame
    by purplegal Apr 15
    115
    ccoleman40
  7. Silent alarms
    Research by transamnurse77 Feb 6, '14
    4
    jdub6
  8. Non-diapering nursing home patients
    by ASSEDO May 7, '14
    19
    jdub6
  9. Is This  Becoming Standard?
    by CapeCodMermaid Oct 13
    7
    Blackcat99
  10. Time Managent Respiratory Outbreak LTC
    by jenlpn(i) Oct 5
    5
    jenlpn(i)
  11. Employee Motivation
    by LTCEducator1966 Oct 11
    5
    dream'n
  12. What is a typical day working in a nursing home?
    by Life22feb Apr 27, '16
    14
    Labelle13
  13. Refilling Medications
    by WashingtonMs Oct 5
    2
    bluegeegoo2
  14. Phasing out alarms?!?
    by al586 Feb 17, '12
    26
    ltcnurse4u
  15. Night Shift Orientation
    by jenlpn(i) Sep 28
    3
    jenlpn(i)
  16. What makes a good DON
    by imjstme Sep 28
    7
    kbrn2002
  17. Curious about RN Supervisor position?
    by ama3t Oct 1
    1
    BBP42
  18. CPNE 2017 information
    by RTruNurse Sep 30
  19. Black scrubs
    by Ruth1417 Sep 20
    4
    MunoRN
  20. Considering LTC for a first job?
    by Raya123 Sep 14
    3
    djh123
  21. MDS
    MDS
    by Lovetobenurse Sep 14
    5
    Lovetobenurse
  22. Geriatric / Long Term Care Nursing
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Nov 28, '13
    3
    nicolenixon16
  23. Come to work or get fired-Hurricane Irma!!!
    by Blackcat99 Sep 8
    32
    Carmenl
  24. Are the elderly just happy to see a white guy?
    by kfostercma Aug 28
    8
    IndigoFlame90
  25. Requesting Extra Orientation?
    by jenlpn(i) Sep 4
    2
    CoffeeRTC
  26. New RN Charge nurse
    by ltcnurse4u Sep 10
    2
    ltcnurse4u
  27. Wrote up for CNA
    by Sh4y Sep 3
    3
    CoffeeRTC
  28. Rocephin HELP!!
    by Belo2007 Sep 3
    5
    CapeCodMermaid
  29. Leaving my comfy throne to go into LTC, comfort vs skills
    15
  30. Advice for Working 6 Evening Shifts in a Row?
    by jenlpn(i) Sep 3
    3
    purplegal

close