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. Interview on Monday in LTC
    by Coleebee Nov 23, '13
    11
    Coleebee
  2. Interesting convo with a former coworker...
    by herculean Nov 19, '13
    19
    HappyWife77
  3. QA/PI and residents with 9 or more medications
    by geriatricRNBSN Nov 6, '13
    9
    Here.I.Stand
  4. Anybody a SDC or aka jack/jill of all trades?
    by Kitty Hawk Nov 22, '13
    5
    vampiregirl
  5. OMG! *I* cannot pronounce death but a paramedic can????
    by nervousnurse Aug 19, '13
    38
    ellie3
  6. Combining Med Passes
    by wearinwhite Jun 19, '12
    21
    CapeCodMermaid
  7. Need advice...New RN working LTC
    by kimberly_1878 Feb 14, '13
    5
    Nola009
  8. On working with LPNs in the clinical setting
    by Nola009 Oct 29, '13
    30
    Nola009
  9. New LPN in LTC...trying to do the right things
    by pinkiepinkPN Nov 20, '13
    2
    chrisrn24
  10. Omnicare pharmacy says "We never got the faxed orders"
    by Blackcat99 Oct 20, '13
    13
    Esme12
  11. Question for LTC nurses
    by PierceTheVeil Nov 11, '13
    10
    PierceTheVeil
  12. Should I return to LTC? Reading Suggestions?
    by LaLaEm4 Nov 19, '13
  13. Electronic charting- administration time out of compliance
    by JBMmommy May 7, '13
    32
    NurseGuyBri
  14. At what point do you send to the hospital?
    by jamd11 Jul 29, '13
    30
    NurseGuyBri
  15. New trend in admission medalist??
    by iluvnoodles Nov 12, '13
    6
    NurseGuyBri
  16. Research Study: Violent Felons and Sex Offenders in LTC Nursing Facilities
    by nbrack Oct 10, '13
    12
    nbrack
  17. Interim DON Talks Behind My Back.
    by venousr3tuRN Nov 17, '13
    1
    DHawkinsrn
  18. Looking for suggestions regarding visiting with residents
    by acedit Nov 8, '13
    10
    NutmeggeRN
  19. Just Another Day in Paradise
    Article by VivaLasViejas Nov 10, '13
    11
    djh123
  20. SNF units at hospitals
    by Jess1225 Nov 16, '13
    8
    Jess1225
  21. Will I ever get out of LTC or am I doomed?
    by JZ_RN Apr 30, '12
    53
    lumbarpain
  22. Bully Nurses
    by catband Nov 15, '13
    10
    Hygiene Queen
  23. I Quit My Job. Now What?
    by bluegeegoo2 Oct 28, '13
    8
    bluegeegoo2
  24. State's Here!
    by vaLPN757 Nov 14, '13
    2
    amoLucia
  25. Got the CNA evil eye...what to do ??
    by fairyluv Oct 28, '13
    9
    milfordmom
  26. New RN with attitude...
    by RN&mom Nov 10, '13
    3
    CapeCodMermaid
  27. caught in a dilemma.
    by fairyluv Nov 10, '13
    2
    ktwlpn
  28. Does your DON want you to do skin checks on night shift?
    by Blackcat99 Nov 8, '13
    12
    RN&mom
  29. What to do when a patient falls????
    by Nurse_Tricia Apr 26, '10
    22
    KRSLPN
  30. Therapeutic fibbing..?
    by PierceTheVeil Nov 3, '13
    9
    systoly
  31. Advice for taking care of an Alzheimer's patient.
    by andiej88 Jan 8, '13
    9
    jg24
  32. Dogs in the building
    by CapeCodMermaid Nov 3, '13
    10
    CapeCodMermaid
  33. How do you combat negativity in your facility?
    by nikkibobicky Nov 3, '13
    4
    Blackcat99
  34. Pressure Ulcers: Two New Reports from the EHC Program
    by Beth AHRQ Sep 25, '13
    2
    Beth AHRQ
  35. worried nurse at ltc
    by definit1on Oct 24, '13
    9
    x19amanda
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