Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing - page 5

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. I feel so incompetent
    by SuesquatchRN Jun 17, '10
    33
    strawberryluv
  2. Help! Is this nurse/patient ratio the norm?
    by nmaria0106 Oct 27, '16
    11
    didi768
  3. New RN grad, working in a ltc for first time.
    by Jchitester Oct 25, '16
    2
    Jchitester
  4. LTC nurse manager burnout?  Midlife crisis?  Psychosis??!!
    by Cxy13 Oct 12, '16
    4
    canter1221
  5. advice
    by bigorange123 Oct 9, '16
    3
    kmwmom
  6. Nail Care
    by 07courtney1993 Oct 4, '16
    6
    knurse10
  7. Would you work at a facility as a nurse that you worked at as an aide?
    by Beautiful_Soul Sep 28, '16
    5
    NurseCard
  8. My DON came to my house today
    by mtjoanna Oct 13, '15
    79
    NFuser
  9. Survey
    by CapeCodMermaid Oct 8, '16
    12
    kmwmom
  10. Personal Care Homes
    by Sydnie35 Oct 5, '16
    1
    TheCommuter
  11. Working in LTC. New Grad.
    by ASIA1210, BSN Oct 5, '16
    9
    Kystudentrn
  12. What should the nurse-patient ratio be in long-term care facilities?
    by Jaimie.RN Jan 13, '12
    12
    nurseburst
  13. Looking to re-enter the field via LTC
    by frappuccino1 Sep 30, '16
    28
  14. What do you consider a heavy patient assignment?
    by LPNtoRNin2016OH Sep 28, '16
    22
    Kooky Korky
  15. EMAR down, no paper Mar?
    by Dawnkeibals Oct 1, '16
    6
    sacyyl220
  16. Transitioning to transitional care
    by mtjoanna Oct 6, '16
    2
    mtjoanna
  17. Counting Liquid NARCS
    by ltcnurse4u Sep 9, '16
    6
  18. How is like working in an SNF?
    by Life22feb Sep 16, '16
    11
  19. WHAT TO DO...Nurse is refusing to give PRN medication
    by purplenurse1 Jan 18, '16
    64
    Demodan
  20. My Preceptor Let Me Drown
    by kbvn3210 Sep 20, '16
    7
    purplegal
  21. Working in former nursing home as new grad
    by walxii Sep 17, '16
    2
    ShelbyaStar
  22. Speedy med pass
    by sbostonRN Aug 18, '11
    62
    nurseburst
  23. IV Certification
    by CapeCodMermaid Sep 19, '16
    4
    CoffeeRTC
  24. Working in Nursing home is all the same?
    by bigorange123 Sep 12, '16
    15
    Neats
  25. Ace wraps for edema in foot/leg
    by yooperPN Jul 27, '11
    10
    TF. LPN
  26. What to do when a patient falls????
    by Nurse_Tricia Apr 26, '10
    25
    debelse56
  27. How long??
    by CapeCodMermaid Sep 14, '16
    1
    caliotter3
  28. What is SNF equivalent for ALF Wellness Nurse?
    by SquishyRN Sep 3, '13
    2
  29. Feeling unsure about settling down?
    by snow22 Sep 13, '16
    3
    HyzenthlayLPN
  30. Are your incontinent patients truely incontinent?
    by jm_emt Aug 21, '16
    10
    HyzenthlayLPN

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