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.

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  1. orienting:  have different "opinions" on holding insulin.  who do I listen to?
    by gigi918 Aug 28, '13
    12
    TammyHofschulte
  2. How to earn the CNA's respect
    by Ginnym1981 Sep 1, '13
    7
    FlufferNutter
  3. What is SNF equivalent for ALF Wellness Nurse?
    by SquishyRN Sep 3, '13
    1
    ktwlpn
  4. vent
    by GretaRN Sep 3, '13
    2
    systoly
  5. Please help new grad with LTC night shift
    by eelise11 Aug 30, '13
    9
    NurseNightOwl
  6. Gerontology Certification
    by nrsstephanie Aug 16, '13
    5
    Havin' A Party!
  7. Kind of a vent/want opinions
    by lauriepat Aug 16, '13
    3
    Havin' A Party!
  8. I suspect  at least 4 residents have scabies, and....
    by Tana13 Aug 23, '13
    11
    Havin' A Party!
  9. Most commonly seen diagnoses at SNF/LTC?
    by JPN_RN Aug 25, '13
    7
    Havin' A Party!
  10. Uncharted Territory: Transitioning from Charge Nurse to ADON
    by bluegeegoo2 Aug 30, '13
  11. Starting in ALF, nervous.
    by caringtouch Aug 27, '13
    3
    gigi918
  12. D.O.N. tells me NOT to describe wound???
    by nervousnurse Aug 20, '13
    13
    wyogypsy
  13. when to write a nurses note?
    by garyg Feb 10, '10
    17
    CapeCodMermaid
  14. Small rant
    by nursehaley91 Aug 27, '13
    2
    CapeCodMermaid
  15. Terminology
    by JenhLPN Aug 16, '13
    2
    systoly
  16. How do you organize your day?
    by Ginnym1981 Aug 19, '13
    6
    twins4paiges
  17. Can This Be fixed? LTC
    by starlisa14 Aug 22, '13
    2
    sunny3811
  18. New Order vs. Monthly Order
    by onthemark Aug 22, '13
  19. Fired  and said this is abuse.What would you do?
    • Closed
    by mandjbrown Aug 19, '13
    4
    JustBeachyNurse
  20. Carb counting and insulin in LTC
    by cactusj Aug 15, '13
    15
    withasmilelpn
  21. RN Supervisor (weekends ONLY) in LTC/SNF?
    by nervousnurse Mar 20, '13
    7
    kmarie724
  22. Does your facility have horrible dietary staff turnover?
    by nervousnurse Aug 1, '13
    6
    nervousnurse
  23. Medication Errors....
    by momandstudent Aug 10, '13
    31
    MarggoRita
  24. Fired for the second time... by THE SAME DON.
    by NurseCard Aug 16, '13
    5
    NyteshiftLVN
  25. Electronic Medical Records
    by KRSLPN Aug 18, '13
    3
    chrisrn24
  26. How do you provide 8 hours of care in 12.5 min
    by Lynn52 Aug 17, '13
    6
    chrisrn24
  27. Preparing for "State"---what does your facility do?  Inservices, reading?
    by nervousnurse Jun 14, '13
    16
    june90
  28. Need a pick me up! Or just tell me its going to be okay!!
    by becerril.k Aug 13, '13
    5
    misted
  29. New Grads, What Do You Expect
    by CapeCodMermaid Aug 13, '13
    4
    JBMmommy
  30. Per diem at a ltc facility
    by shopaholic42488 Jun 14, '13
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  31. Nursing Educators
    by Daltontna Aug 14, '13
    6
    thenursemandy
  32. what needs to be done for a new admission
    by SleeepyRN Aug 9, '13
    10
    terraqueous
  33. Re-admission orders not done for TWO DAYS!!! (seriously??)
    by nervousnurse Aug 13, '13
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  34. Finally got a job
    by cincin1222 Jul 20, '13
    5
    NurseNightOwl
  35. accu checks in ltc
    by cincin1222 Aug 5, '13
    11
    chrisrn24
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