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. I am the only nurse getting high blood glucose numbers
    by ricksy May 11, '13
    47
    nursejami
  2. New RN working Rehab/LTC Im overwhelmed. HELP!
    by Jamie6RN Aug 5, '11
    23
    Lorrib2592
  3. Job Interview on Monday
    by Katie13LPN May 18, '13
    13
    Isabel-ANP-BC
  4. MARS:  electronic or paper?
    by hope3456 Apr 16, '13
    31
    kbrn2002
  5. how PRN schedule works in LTC
    by Orion81 May 18, '13
    7
    freesia29
  6. New job...
    by TrickieTam Jan 31, '13
    2
  7. Kinda of a vent...
    by blessedmomma247 May 28, '13
    2
    HippyDippyLPN
  8. lawsuits
    by nicole68 May 26, '13
    7
    Meriwhen
  9. Med error for new 2013 nurse
    by Terrified83 May 22, '13
    7
    Havin' A Party!
  10. Culture shock: staffing ratios, medication passes and teamwork
    by pinkiepieRN May 24, '13
    2
    amoLucia
  11. Narcs sent home with wrong resident
    by laderalis May 20, '13
    10
    laderalis
  12. Did You Even Bother To Read It? (vent)
    by CapeCodMermaid May 22, '13
    5
    Havin' A Party!
  13. Long story...need to vent ...
    by blessedmomma247 May 20, '13
    16
    sunny3811
  14. Time Management
    by Katie13LPN May 16, '13
    12
    judybsn
  15. New job means new hours...the night shift...
    by blessedmomma247 May 21, '13
    1
    marycarney
  16. Rewarding Caregivers
    by Katie13LPN May 20, '13
    2
    CapeCodMermaid
  17. Nurses who always show up late to work
    by Blackcat99 Mar 20, '13
    8
    chrisrn24
  18. I feel like such an idiot
    by NurseEricaB May 9, '13
    10
    LTCangel
  19. Nurse Delegation with complex feeding
    by wellnavy May 16, '13
    2
    amoLucia
  20. Compassionate care for dementia at Beatitudes, Tena Alonzo
    by hotflashion May 17, '13
    1
    nervousnurse
  21. New Grad just got a job at LTC/rehab
    by BosSM22 May 9, '13
    8
    JBMmommy
  22. Interview first time for DON at assisted living
    by creamcheesepuff May 16, '13
  23. RN for 18 years and I'm completely lost with my new LTC job when it comes to Med Pass
    by OldNurseNewTricks May 15, '13
    2
    creamcheesepuff
  24. The Elderly Are Devalued
    Article by TheCommuter Aug 14, '12
    44
    ricksy
  25. Staff Wearing a Mask to Prevent Illness??
    by kayakingRN May 14, '13
    1
    Silverdragon102
  26. Does your facility send someone home every shift?
    by Blackcat99 May 2, '13
    22
    Blackcat99
  27. new to ltc - any reading recommendations or other suggestions?
    by pinkiepieRN May 10, '13
    2
    pinkiepieRN
  28. Bombed my second shift on my own
    by venousr3tuRN Apr 23, '13
    16
    soonrn2527
  29. so ready to quit
    by fairyluv Apr 26, '13
    12
    fairyluv
  30. I hate LTC- How I want to fix it!
    by libran1984 Apr 17, '13
    46
    Havin' A Party!
  31. Problems at the SNF
    by richnurse828 Apr 6, '13
    25
    Havin' A Party!
  32. 2 months into my job, and I have state coming this whole week. any tips?
    by keepitsimple0025 May 8, '13
    2
    kmarie724
  33. Will You Care for Me When I am Old
    Video by tnbutterfly May 7, '13
  34. Skilled Notes
    by Isitpossible Aug 10, '12
    21
    CapeCodMermaid
  35. Vitals
    by dallet6 May 6, '13
    3
    chrisrn24
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