Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 10

Patient safety is a critical component of the care Nurses deliver as we endeavor to prevent harm. Topics will include fall preventions, how to improve documentation, implementing strategies to intercept medication errors, assessment and follow-up, wrong-site surgery, nurse-to-patient ratios as well as other issues that place our patients at risk for harm.

  1. New nurse and big mistakes
    by apnurserock Jul 30, '14
    12
  2. Please, could an experienced nurse help.
    by soon_2Bnurse Aug 17, '14
    10
    OCNRN63
  3. Anticipation: Behavioral Risk Assessment
    Article by jadelpn Aug 7, '14
    4
    A Jaqueline
  4. Unsafe ED
    by HeartRN13 May 2, '14
    74
    Here.I.Stand
  5. Floating
    by luvmybabes Aug 9, '14
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  6. Sentinel Events
    by NYCHikerRN Jul 27, '14
    31
    icuRNmaggie
  7. question about mandated reporter of elderly
    by anon456 Aug 2, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  8. What to do: ED physician brought dog to work
    by skinzvictory Jul 21, '14
    67
    BlueDevil, DNP
  9. how do i go about this situation safely?
    by wishiwereanurse Jun 23, '14
    10
    TriciaJ
  10. Adult Depends/Underwear
    by grad2012RN Jul 19, '14
    17
    not.done.yet
  11. saline flushes over infusion pump versus manual flush in peds
    by choarn Jun 12, '10
    11
    iluvivt
  12. Nurse responsibility out of working hours
    • Closed
    by tatyana1973 Jul 28, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  13. Fall Action Plans
    by Pattsey Jul 25, '14
    1
    amoLucia
  14. With-holding resuscitation on pt in the absense of a signed DNR order form? What?!
    by Cat_LPN Apr 21, '11
    29
    FLICURN
  15. Stupid mistakes
    by New picu Jul 5, '14
    16
    toomuchbaloney
  16. Verbal Read-back
    by dutchnurse69 Jul 19, '14
    10
    nurseprnRN
  17. LPN in a nursing home
    by dianeroseward Jul 16, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  18. PICC line or Port a Cath & Running Blood
    by 0.adamantite Jul 15, '14
    7
    iluvivt
  19. child safety
    by amoLucia Jul 9, '14
    32
    Delicate Flower
  20. I made a potential deadly transcription error
    by NurseReneeLPN123 Jul 19, '14
    3
    Ruas61
  21. DPH pressure ulcer
    by zumbaspinRN Jul 15, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  22. Diluting medication by pushing through a distal IV port
    by M_RN Jul 10, '14
    12
    classicdame
  23. Being asked to sign on treatments not done
    Poll by puppypower Jul 6, '14
    19
    classicdame
  24. Acetylcysteine
    by MedTrans68 Jun 29, '14
    21
    KelRN215
  25. LTC lack of reporting
    by smorgan1228 Jun 27, '14
    10
    kissbug26
  26. Coworker Politics v. Endangered Patient
    by atxgirlrn Jun 24, '14
    5
    toomuchbaloney
  27. HELP med error on my first day as a solo RN
    by cardiobaby Jun 23, '14
    9
    prnqday
  28. moderate sedation - a nurses right to refuse
    by ConcernedRN03 Jun 21, '14
    7
    Kooky Korky
  29. Safe Nurse Staffing for Patient Safety & Quality Care Act
    by j0yegan Feb 24, '14
    43
    herring_RN
  30. Would you hold Metformin fot a BS level of 149
    by Nola009 Feb 12, '14
    57
    Christy1019

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