Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 14

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. I feel like I caused a patient's death and I can't get over it
    by jane82 Oct 12, '13
    78
    RobtheORNurse
  2. Elopement (a personal story and a plea)
    by Here.I.Stand Mar 30, '14
    18
    HappyWife77
  3. Safety of Electronic Documentation
    by herring_RN Jun 25, '13
    13
    dudette10
  4. Recurring Protonix Nightmare
    by Firewood Mar 22, '14
    3
    rnKato
  5. abuse and harassment
    by wiley6coyote Mar 30, '14
    4
    jadelpn
  6. Are you familiar with AHRQ?
    by Beth AHRQ Feb 10, '14
    2
    Esme12
  7. Unjustly fired for requesting proper staffing?
    by zyft01 Oct 22, '13
    17
    xoemmylouox
  8. Putting "your license on the line" at a job... Please explain!
    • Closed
    by Nola009 Feb 26, '14
    46
    NRSKarenRN
  9. C. Diff in the hallways!
    by dubspot Mar 24, '14
    15
    eeffoc_emmig
  10. Nursing students on medication
    by kjnsweets Feb 16, '14
    153
    sissiesmama
  11. Restraint without order
    by Nursebirdy Mar 11, '14
    15
    martymoose
  12. Reporting Neglect in Home Health
    by Sherriblu Mar 18, '14
    15
    brillohead
  13. OTC medication one bottle-multiple participants
    by ggcolonnello Mar 20, '14
    5
    Jen-Elizabeth
  14. Why is it so hard to find a fair employer
    by Nola009 Feb 24, '14
    9
    Nola009
  15. Venipuncture - gauze vs cotton ball
    by fozziebear Mar 7, '14
    15
    Ella26
  16. C-Diff: Ways to Make Your Patients Safer
    by Beth AHRQ Mar 13, '14
  17. The Admission Process: Make sure you actually say something of importance!
    Article by pinkiepieRN Feb 9, '14
    19
    anewsns
  18. Prisoner on a psych unit?
    by JenniferFields Mar 7, '14
    3
    MrChicagoRN
  19. Help, I'm stuck and unsure what to do??
    by Lopezlvn Feb 21, '14
    18
    Mn nurse 22
  20. Joint Commission's Staffing Standards for Hospitals
    by hunnybeeRN Mar 6, '14
    2
    HouTx
  21. Peg tube feeding splashed on my face
    by sosvenezuela Mar 6, '14
    6
    sbostonRN
  22. ASA without "SAIDS"?
    by NayRN Mar 6, '14
    4
    applewhitern
  23. RN New Hire - what would you expect them to do?
    by chsc Feb 25, '14
    13
    NightNurseRN13
  24. rehab
    by Zoolu58 Mar 7, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  25. Propofol
    by clarkw12 Feb 25, '14
    39
    nursey246
  26. Fired over neglect
    by monkey2012 Mar 3, '14
    12
    nursel56
  27. Can a Nurse lie to Me?
    • Closed
    by MangoCoco Mar 6, '14
    4
    Esme12
  28. Agency allows caregivers total control
    by danij040866 Mar 4, '14
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  29. help
    by tratra Mar 3, '14
    3
    KRVRN
  30. tachycardia , thyroid , and general unwellness
    • Closed
    by BeckyMcclean Mar 3, '14
    5
    Esme12

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