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. EMAR down, no paper Mar?
    by Dawnkeibals Oct 1, '16
    6
    sacyyl220
  2. Transitioning to transitional care
    by mtjoanna Oct 6, '16
    2
    mtjoanna
  3. Counting Liquid NARCS
    by ltcnurse4u Sep 9, '16
    6
  4. How is like working in an SNF?
    by Life22feb Sep 16, '16
    11
  5. WHAT TO DO...Nurse is refusing to give PRN medication
    by purplenurse1 Jan 18, '16
    64
    Demodan
  6. My Preceptor Let Me Drown
    by kbvn3210 Sep 20, '16
    7
    purplegal
  7. Working in former nursing home as new grad
    by walxii Sep 17, '16
    2
    ShelbyaStar
  8. Speedy med pass
    by sbostonRN Aug 18, '11
    62
    nurseburst
  9. IV Certification
    by CapeCodMermaid Sep 19, '16
    4
    CoffeeRTC
  10. Working in Nursing home is all the same?
    by bigorange123 Sep 12, '16
    15
    Neats
  11. Ace wraps for edema in foot/leg
    by yooperPN Jul 27, '11
    10
    TF. LPN
  12. What to do when a patient falls????
    by Nurse_Tricia Apr 26, '10
    25
    debelse56
  13. Why do RN's avoid LTC positions?
    by amyca Jan 1, '12
    66
    benegesserit
  14. How long??
    by CapeCodMermaid Sep 14, '16
    1
    caliotter3
  15. What is SNF equivalent for ALF Wellness Nurse?
    by SquishyRN Sep 3, '13
    2
  16. Feeling unsure about settling down?
    by snow22 Sep 13, '16
    3
    HyzenthlayLPN
  17. Are your incontinent patients truely incontinent?
    by jm_emt Aug 21, '16
    10
    HyzenthlayLPN
  18. how to stay organized at a LTC home
    by patcheslatches Aug 31, '16
    3
    ShelbyaStar
  19. Do you think a Bsn will ever be required for staff Rn's in LTC?
    by smartnurse1982 Sep 8, '16
    2
    CCU BSN RN
  20. **HELP!! ICU RN Working PRN in LTC??
    by Spoiled1 Aug 26, '16
    24
    Spoiled1
  21. Meal times
    by ltcnurse4u Sep 10, '16
    1
    ktwlpn
  22. STARTING SALARY FOR NURSING HOME RNs?
    by andreaf.rn Jul 5, '11
    15
  23. New Grad RN's in nursing homes
    by SunshineRN79 May 10, '10
    32
  24. Narcotic counts
    by CoffeeRTC Aug 12, '16
    4
  25. Did something happen with LVN LTC pay?
    by SimplyacaringNurse Aug 10, '16
    5
    strawberryluv
  26. How to respond when residents say "I love you" (in a family way)
    by NurseLife4892 Jun 21, '16
    8
    walkingon
  27. Refuses bath all week, complains to family hasn't been given a bath in a week?
    by nURse_dEZi Aug 13, '16
    11
    Glycerine82
  28. CPR certification for facility
    by JBMmom Aug 25, '16
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  29. Mylanta For Nausea?
    by downsouthlaff Aug 25, '16
    1
    CapeCodMermaid
  30. Common meds given in LTC facilites? New nurse seeking advice
    by Beautiful_Soul Aug 21, '16
    19
    downsouthlaff

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