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. Long Term Care Nursing is Lame
    by purplegal Apr 15
    85
    Vtachy1
  2. Favorite Alzheimer's video you have seen
    by Vtachy1 Apr 23
    2
    Vtachy1
  3. Geriatric Nursing?
    by CarolynB1991 Apr 16
    6
    djh123
  4. New Nurse Seeking Knowledge and Wisdom
    by jenlpn(i) Apr 27
  5. What Is the Problem???
    by CapeCodMermaid Apr 11
    15
    mander
  6. Falls!!!!Falls!!!!!Falls!!!!!!
    by texas tea Apr 24
    4
    texas tea
  7. Sleeping on job?
    by Nursing617 Apr 20
    32
    needlesmcgeeRN
  8. Advice
    by Abette Apr 18
    1
    spotangel
  9. Alzheimer's Lesson?
    Poll by NewNurse08022016 Oct 8, '16
    11
    mspaintedeyes
  10. Cardiac RN picking up in a SNF
    by madareebrahim Apr 20
    1
    CoffeeRTC
  11. Charting has to be done no matter what?
    by Blackcat99 Apr 18
    17
    nurseburst
  12. What exactly is so bad about LTC??
    by MaybeaNurse7 Jun 17, '12
    57
    FLorida_624
  13. New Grad RN's in nursing homes
    by SunshineRN79 May 10, '10
    35
    mca07c
  14. When do you throw in the towel and call it a wrap?
    by lilura Apr 6
    15
    caliotter3
  15. Physician squabbles and after hours orders
    by notanumber Apr 15
    8
    madareebrahim
  16. New 11-7 shift supervisor position
    by pinkiepieRN Sep 10, '13
    12
    maramma
  17. Need advice
    by whiteorchid81 Apr 18
    2
    whiteorchid81
  18. What will my responsibilities as a Nurse be?
    by LPNTOBE2017 Apr 18
  19. opiate use
    by cabinman Apr 13
    2
    Nascar nurse
  20. Corporate took over my facility...
    by Mysilver1 Apr 2
    10
    LPN2018
  21. LPN LTC Horror Story
    by elfin1871 Apr 3
    5
    tmaca
  22. Can someone teach me about Hep-Locks?
    by nycNurse2b Feb 27, '11
    12
    tmaca
  23. Change in condition documentation
    by Samanthatbo12 Apr 9
    4
    CoffeeRTC
  24. Patient refusing meds, combative
    by Trubie Sep 30, '10
    32
  25. Wound care certification necessary?
    by Bostonnurse06 Apr 7
    3
    notanumber
  26. Too much Morphine-scopolamine+stesolide
    by KarinBe Mar 14
    18
    KarinBe
  27. LTC NP
    by NPwoman Mar 24
    3
    TheCommuter
  28. First nursing job LTC facility need advice on how to survive !!!
    by arose26 Mar 19
    6
    Fearless_leader
  29. End of shift narc count
    by NurseQT Mar 13
    4
    notanumber
  30. Building-wide burnout
    by notanumber Mar 31

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