Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 17

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. The Admission Process: Make sure you actually say something of importance!
    Article by pinkiepieRN Feb 9, '14
    19
    anewsns
  2. Prisoner on a psych unit?
    by JenniferFields Mar 7, '14
    3
    MrChicagoRN
  3. Help, I'm stuck and unsure what to do??
    by Lopezlvn Feb 21, '14
    18
    Mn nurse 22
  4. Joint Commission's Staffing Standards for Hospitals
    by hunnybeeRN Mar 6, '14
    2
    HouTx
  5. Peg tube feeding splashed on my face
    by sosvenezuela Mar 6, '14
    6
    sbostonRN
  6. ASA without "SAIDS"?
    by NayRN Mar 6, '14
    4
    applewhitern
  7. RN New Hire - what would you expect them to do?
    by chsc Feb 25, '14
    13
    NightNurseRN13
  8. rehab
    by Zoolu58 Mar 7, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  9. Propofol
    by clarkw12 Feb 25, '14
    39
    nursey246
  10. Fired over neglect
    by monkey2012 Mar 3, '14
    12
    nursel56
  11. Can a Nurse lie to Me?
    • Closed
    by MangoCoco Mar 6, '14
    4
    Esme12
  12. Agency allows caregivers total control
    by danij040866 Mar 4, '14
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  13. help
    by tratra Mar 3, '14
    3
    KRVRN
  14. tachycardia , thyroid , and general unwellness
    • Closed
    by BeckyMcclean Mar 3, '14
    5
    Esme12
  15. Home health med admin
    by britmansf18 Feb 26, '14
    5
    T-Bird78
  16. BG- 74,  would you give or held insulin?
    by Hope2017 Feb 14, '14
    17
    TheCommuter
  17. darn bed alarms
    by martymoose Feb 11, '14
    14
    PTKChic
  18. discovered and reported falsification of VS
    by traumaRNdrama Sep 10, '11
    97
    Covaryx
  19. ED tranfer.. No verbal report required
    by HeartRN13 Feb 16, '14
    24
    Covaryx
  20. Rapid Response Team- Should I have called?
    by BabyNurse13 Feb 18, '14
    7
    nurseprnRN
  21. Blame-free work environment
    by JerseyGirl2010 Feb 17, '14
    5
    dudette10
  22. Documenting in wrong patient chart
    by VenessaNesbitt Feb 17, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  23. Nurse to Patient Ratio in a SNF
    by 1mommy03 Jul 29, '13
    8
    Aleksandarcox
  24. mantoux
    by monet4 Feb 13, '14
    2
    sallyrnrrt
  25. Can TB be spread like this?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 10, '14
    5
    Esme12
  26. Alarm Fatigue, Silencing Many Hospital Alarms Leads To Better Health Care
    by Emergent Jan 27, '14
    21
    wooh
  27. Will TB spread even when patient is taking antibiotics?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 7, '14
    2
    Esme12
  28. my ASD surgery
    • Closed
    Research by redcloud157 Feb 6, '14
    2
    TheCommuter
  29. Restraints
    by trishagray08 Feb 5, '14
    12
    Esme12
  30. Going into work sick!?
    by Nursearaeg Feb 1, '14
    9
    pinkiepieRN

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