Safety Rules!

SafetyNurse1968, ADN, BSN, MSN 3,216 Views

The Mission of Safety First Nursing is to support the physical, psychological and emotional safety of patients and nurses through research, resources and education. Safety First Nursing utilizes the Patient Risk Detection Theory to facilitate understanding of both individual and organizational factors that influence nurses’ ability to detect risk in complex healthcare settings.

Healing Machete Wounds with Safety Nurse- Origin Story Pt 3

by SafetyNurse1968 - I'm packing up to leave. I'm so tired of breathing in smoke, and I miss my kids and I know I have 24 hours of travel ahead of me before I will see them again. As I am giving Beatrice, the matriarch...

The Origin Story of Safety Nurse: How I Got Here. Pt 1

by SafetyNurse1968 - "Why did you become a nurse?" is a question we all get asked at one time or another. Maybe it's in nursing school as we are making our first nurse friends, or during the night shift as we are...

Keep What You Love, Return the Rest: Healing from Trauma with EMDR Pt. 1

by SafetyNurse1968 - Keep What You Love, Return the Rest: Healing from Trauma Part 1: Background on EMDR I have written several blog posts about getting fired and the consequences it has had for me...

What if I'm the Bully?

by SafetyNurse1968 - Only the light from the bathroom illuminated Jill's room as I walked in as quietly as possible. It was only 7:15 a.m. and I had received report on 4 patients. Two of them were new, but Jill and one...

Safety Nurse in Haiti: A Medical Mission Trip– Origin Story Pt. 2

by SafetyNurse1968 - A magnitude 7.0M earthquake1 rocked Haiti in January of 2010, when our daughter Riley was only a few months old. A 7.0 is big. By January 24, 52 aftershocks measuring 4.5 or greater were recorded....

EMDR: Another Tool for Your Mental Health Toolbox

by SafetyNurse1968 - In part one of this article, Keep What You Love, Return The Rest: Healing with EMDR, I described Eye Movement Desensitization and Reprocessing - a therapy being used to treat PTSD and other forms of...

Healing from Childhood Trauma: Tapping/EFT

by SafetyNurse1968 - As a survivor of childhood trauma, and a mother of 3 children who survived childhood trauma before we adopted them, I am on a quest for healing. Childhood trauma has been linked to long lasting...


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