Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 16

Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 16

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. MD's hand writing
    by marcos9999 Dec 14, '12
    16
    applewhitern
  2. Nursing errors? Charting inconsistencies?
    by sarahr Nov 2, '12
    3
    Sadala
  3. water pitcher mix ups in the hospital, how to avoid?
    by Tholi Nov 14, '12
    12
    Sadala
  4. Visitor silencing neighboring alarms
    by PediLove2147 Aug 23, '12
    48
    msjellybean
  5. How does this happen???
    by snbonbon Oct 22, '12
    25
    SionainnRN
  6. 12 hour shifts...dangerous?
    by ThePrincessBride Dec 4, '12
    65
    PMFB-RN
  7. Avoiding inadvertent IV injection of oral liquids
    by NRSKarenRN Sep 7, '12
    24
    nrsang97
  8. Help with research on patient fall reporting
    by Thelmasmom Oct 18, '12
    6
    NeuroICU_Sara
  9. First job and I am in total shock!
    by visionsbydean Nov 17, '12
    9
    MedChica
  10. Pill planners medication administration vs dispensing
    by Newengland12RN Dec 9, '12
    2
    mariebailey
  11. MD orders via computer
    by gracedRN Mar 9, '11
    29
    DoeRN
  12. Falsifying Documentation
    by scorpiaRN Nov 20, '12
    9
    Scorpia1027
  13. Wrote up a CNA
    by momof3nurse Nov 28, '12
    1
    monkeybug
  14. Has this happened to you
    by brendacg Nov 25, '12
    19
    Pistachio
  15. On a need to know basis? How would you approach such situation?
    • Closed
    by rksgray13 Nov 27, '12
    17
    NRSKarenRN
  16. Cliques & Bulling in LTC
    by Emilyinsc Oct 28, '12
    2
    IowaKaren
  17. Physically Asssulted at work
    by theview Nov 5, '12
    24
    edmia
  18. Environmental Sustainability Can Save Billions
    by NRSKarenRN Nov 13, '12
  19. ERCI: Top 10 Hospital Technology Hazards
    by NRSKarenRN Nov 13, '12
  20. Not getting report/hand off on patients
    by sleepdeprived1 Nov 7, '12
    7
    Altra
  21. How to respond to mgmt combining 2 high-acuity psych units in order to cut staff
    by Zoom14 Sep 20, '12
    12
    sleepdeprived1
  22. Staffing Ratios
    by ChiTownRN5 Oct 22, '12
    5
    turnforthenurse
  23. Sandy Storm whom do I serve?
    by echoRNC711 Oct 28, '12
    75
    CrunchRN
  24. WFI was possibly used to prime a 3 way tap- Advice please!
    by Errin Oct 30, '12
  25. I need advice!
    by AryaJames Oct 29, '12
    4
    blugreeneyez
  26. When is it too late to intiate CPR?
    by myschuler Oct 19, '12
    19
    LiveandLearn88
  27. What happens start to finish when a patient codes?
    by crunchytaco Oct 19, '12
    4
    turnforthenurse
  28. What to do when the Doctor wont call back??
    by sleepdeprived1 Oct 5, '12
    14
    turnforthenurse
  29. Hand Hygiene - Code Word (shhh!)
    by Nissan350z Oct 23, '12
    4
    Anoetos
  30. Client safety incident reflect CNA/student nurse competency
    by mjp1985 Oct 22, '12
    1
    liveyourlife747
  31. Need a CEU class
    by cptcjt8 Oct 21, '12
  32. bariatric bed "too big"
    by mltbsncen Oct 19, '12
    2
    SolaireSolstice
  33. when is enough enough?
    by gloryfied Oct 16, '12
    2
    ange09RN
  34. incident report
    by theresa stone Oct 9, '12
    5
  35. Night Shift Nurses; Patient care and sleeping habits
    by quelynkaye Oct 8, '12
    3
    Silverlight2010

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