Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 13

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. Wrong documentation
    by Lola RN Apr 14, '14
    1
    toomuchbaloney
  2. Do you have a process if you disagree with discharge of a patient?
    by Codeblue1982 Mar 20, '14
    17
    nurseprnRN
  3. Made a PainMed Charting Error- help?
    by newnurse2014 Apr 7, '14
    6
    toomuchbaloney
  4. "I'm going to smash your face in"
    by jannjul76 Feb 21, '14
    22
    Always Hopeful
  5. Afraid to kill a patient
    by ward81 Mar 2, '14
    19
    anon456
  6. I feel like I caused a patient's death and I can't get over it
    by jane82 Oct 12, '13
    78
    RobtheORNurse
  7. Elopement (a personal story and a plea)
    by Here.I.Stand Mar 30, '14
    18
    HappyWife77
  8. Safety of Electronic Documentation
    by herring_RN Jun 25, '13
    13
    dudette10
  9. Recurring Protonix Nightmare
    by Firewood Mar 22, '14
    3
    rnKato
  10. abuse and harassment
    by wiley6coyote Mar 30, '14
    4
    jadelpn
  11. Are you familiar with AHRQ?
    by Beth AHRQ Feb 10, '14
    2
    Esme12
  12. Unjustly fired for requesting proper staffing?
    by zyft01 Oct 22, '13
    17
    xoemmylouox
  13. Putting "your license on the line" at a job... Please explain!
    • Closed
    by Nola009 Feb 26, '14
    46
    NRSKarenRN
  14. C. Diff in the hallways!
    by dubspot Mar 24, '14
    15
    eeffoc_emmig
  15. Nursing students on medication
    by kjnsweets Feb 16, '14
    153
    sissiesmama
  16. Restraint without order
    by Nursebirdy Mar 11, '14
    15
    martymoose
  17. Reporting Neglect in Home Health
    by Sherriblu Mar 18, '14
    15
    brillohead
  18. OTC medication one bottle-multiple participants
    by ggcolonnello Mar 20, '14
    5
    Jen-Elizabeth
  19. Why is it so hard to find a fair employer
    by Nola009 Feb 24, '14
    9
    Nola009
  20. Venipuncture - gauze vs cotton ball
    by fozziebear Mar 7, '14
    15
    Ella26
  21. C-Diff: Ways to Make Your Patients Safer
    by Beth AHRQ Mar 13, '14
  22. The Admission Process: Make sure you actually say something of importance!
    Article by pinkiepieRN Feb 9, '14
    19
    anewsns
  23. Prisoner on a psych unit?
    by JenniferFields Mar 7, '14
    3
    MrChicagoRN
  24. Help, I'm stuck and unsure what to do??
    by Lopezlvn Feb 21, '14
    18
    Mn nurse 22
  25. Joint Commission's Staffing Standards for Hospitals
    by hunnybeeRN Mar 6, '14
    2
    HouTx
  26. Peg tube feeding splashed on my face
    by sosvenezuela Mar 6, '14
    6
    sbostonRN
  27. ASA without "SAIDS"?
    by NayRN Mar 6, '14
    4
    applewhitern
  28. RN New Hire - what would you expect them to do?
    by chsc Feb 25, '14
    13
    NightNurseRN13
  29. rehab
    by Zoolu58 Mar 7, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  30. Propofol
    by clarkw12 Feb 25, '14
    39
    nursey246

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