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. ASA without "SAIDS"?
    by NayRN Mar 6, '14
    4
    applewhitern
  2. RN New Hire - what would you expect them to do?
    by chsc Feb 25, '14
    13
    NightNurseRN13
  3. rehab
    by Zoolu58 Mar 7, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  4. Propofol
    by clarkw12 Feb 25, '14
    39
    nursey246
  5. Fired over neglect
    by monkey2012 Mar 3, '14
    12
    nursel56
  6. Can a Nurse lie to Me?
    • Closed
    by MangoCoco Mar 6, '14
    4
    Esme12
  7. Agency allows caregivers total control
    by danij040866 Mar 4, '14
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  8. help
    by tratra Mar 3, '14
    3
    KRVRN
  9. tachycardia , thyroid , and general unwellness
    • Closed
    by BeckyMcclean Mar 3, '14
    5
    Esme12
  10. Home health med admin
    by britmansf18 Feb 26, '14
    5
    T-Bird78
  11. BG- 74,  would you give or held insulin?
    by Hope2017 Feb 14, '14
    17
    TheCommuter
  12. darn bed alarms
    by martymoose Feb 11, '14
    14
    PTKChic
  13. discovered and reported falsification of VS
    by traumaRNdrama Sep 10, '11
    97
    Covaryx
  14. ED tranfer.. No verbal report required
    by HeartRN13 Feb 16, '14
    24
    Covaryx
  15. Rapid Response Team- Should I have called?
    by BabyNurse13 Feb 18, '14
    7
    nurseprnRN
  16. Blame-free work environment
    by JerseyGirl2010 Feb 17, '14
    5
    dudette10
  17. Documenting in wrong patient chart
    by VenessaNesbitt Feb 17, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  18. Nurse to Patient Ratio in a SNF
    by 1mommy03 Jul 29, '13
    8
    Aleksandarcox
  19. mantoux
    by monet4 Feb 13, '14
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  20. Can TB be spread like this?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 10, '14
    5
    Esme12
  21. Alarm Fatigue, Silencing Many Hospital Alarms Leads To Better Health Care
    by Emergent Jan 27, '14
    21
    wooh
  22. Will TB spread even when patient is taking antibiotics?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 7, '14
    2
    Esme12
  23. my ASD surgery
    • Closed
    Research by redcloud157 Feb 6, '14
    2
    TheCommuter
  24. Restraints
    by trishagray08 Feb 5, '14
    12
    Esme12
  25. Going into work sick!?
    by Nursearaeg Feb 1, '14
    9
    pinkiepieRN
  26. strategies of routine hand washing in the fight against cross infection
    by fri glory Feb 5, '14
    4
    MrChicagoRN
  27. Does everyone all have latent TB after getting BCG vaccination?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 6, '14
    4
    Esme12
  28. Advice on Expressing Patient Safety Concerns
    by hunnybeeRN Jan 29, '14
    7
    herring_RN
  29. C-Diff and commode disinfection
    by momandstudent Jan 30, '14
    11
    Loo17
  30. Hepatitis scare Arizona Prison
    by mursejohn Jan 28, '14
    28
    OrganizedChaos

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