Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing - page 3

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. First nursing job LTC facility need advice on how to survive !!!
    by arose26 Mar 19
    6
    Fearless_leader
  2. End of shift narc count
    by NurseQT Mar 13
    4
    notanumber
  3. Resident neglect lead to death?
    Poll by AnxiousWorker Mar 24
    10
    Purple_Clover
  4. Nursing Home, chronic understaffing, and dealing with profit driven business owners?
    by AnOldsterRN Mar 15
    7
    Purple_Clover
  5. How negotiate your salary
    by pretty70 Mar 15
    3
    Purple_Clover
  6. Please, It's a brief - not a diaper
    by Glycerine82 Mar 20
    6
    TheCommuter
  7. Pocket guides and references
    by FitMommyRN1608 Mar 25
  8. Orientation Check List (LTC/Assisted Living) for RN/LPN
    by Julia125# Mar 22
    1
    notanumber
  9. I was reported by the social worker.........
    by Vonique Oct 15, '10
    52
    Glycerine82
  10. Being friends with residents on Facebook
    by CapeCodMermaid Mar 5
    24
    Glycerine82
  11. Inconsiderate Co-workers/Shift Change
    by bluegeegoo2 Jan 8, '14
    15
    TheCommuter
  12. Complaint from BON
    by Phoenix1565 Mar 4
    3
    AnOldsterRN
  13. Staff Development Woes
    by CapeCodMermaid Feb 23
    8
    CapeCodMermaid
  14. Advice/Tips for training new LPN's in LTC
    by pwife2015 Mar 11
    2
    amoLucia
  15. Geriatric Unit
    by kingvonnBSN2017 Feb 11
    4
    kingvonnBSN2017
  16. Don't  wake the Dr, Or maybe I should?
    by Beautiful_Soul Mar 3
    7
    TheCommuter
  17. Unit Manager Position
    by HopefulRN7 Mar 1
    5
    HopefulRN7
  18. Thinking of quitting after orientation
    by Anonymousnurse Feb 10
    8
    Sharksparks
  19. Why do RN's avoid LTC positions?
    by amyca Jan 1, '12
    69
    AnOldsterRN
  20. Law that med carts are to be moved every 15 minutes?
    by Thehockeycoach Mar 5
    7
    Angry LPN
  21. I just need to vent.
    by NurseNick4994 Mar 6
  22. Assisted living
    by sistasoul Feb 8
    10
    amoLucia
  23. Incontinence/UTI in SNF/AL
    by dxbcoaching Feb 24
    2
    CoffeeRTC
  24. Is it OK to give baking soda and water to LTC patient without a doctor order?
    by Blackcat99 Nov 27, '12
    26
    amoLucia
  25. RN - Crushing medications
    by DDdove Feb 18, '15
    28
    Here.I.Stand
  26. Is this pt. abandonment
    by Orion81 Feb 20
    16
    Orion81
  27. Med error for missing an incorrect chart check
    by countrygirl1234 Feb 20
    2
    CoffeeRTC
  28. "You can't call off!"
    by snow22 Jan 12
    16
    NurseQT
  29. New Grad RN- Drowning in overloaded LTC setting- LOW STAFFING!
    by Jaimie.RN Oct 31, '11
    27
    Keepswimming92
  30. Do all LTC facilities have RN's?
    by cgb937 Feb 12
    17
    CapeCodMermaid

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