Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 18

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. Forced to Take an Assignment You Can Not Handle
    by 1RN4Christ Jan 11, '13
    38
    calivianya
  2. need advice on clean needle sticks, and needle sticks in general.
    by stephanie.monaco Apr 21, '13
    2
    salvadordolly
  3. Cosigning Conundrum
    by KelKelRN Apr 14, '13
    15
    bamaguy1989
  4. Making Health Care Safer II: Updated Critical Analysis of Evidence for Patient Safety
    by NRSKarenRN Apr 21, '13
  5. Should pediatric patients shower with central lines while in the hospital setting
    by bonsairn Mar 28, '13
    6
    anon456
  6. Wandergaurd
    by alreinsch Apr 17, '13
    1
    me1989
  7. cna ratio to patient in phildelphia
    by daisy2007 Apr 17, '13
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  8. Heparin and Hemodialysis
    by lotskie Mar 29, '13
    2
    traumaRUs
  9. getting fired
    • Closed
    by caseymn Apr 10, '13
    6
    sirI
  10. fire policy
    by makes needs known Apr 13, '13
    6
    psu_213
  11. SVT in young patient
    • Closed
    by sps0304 Apr 7, '13
    3
    Esme12
  12. Suicide patients
    by lilredmc Mar 24, '13
    9
    lilredmc
  13. What do you really think about your Quality department?
    by QualityNurseRN Mar 12, '13
    8
    tewdles
  14. Looking for a assessment tool for substance abuse
    by nursingsteph0716 Feb 8, '13
    2
    salvadordolly
  15. Misuse of insulin pens and patient safety
    by PACURN1956 Apr 1, '13
    11
    ktliz
  16. Have you ever performed CPR? Results?:
    • Closed
    by SuzieVN Mar 31, '13
    51
    NRSKarenRN
  17. Is legal to replace medication drawn up in a syringe back in the multi-vial
    by mdavisRN Mar 23, '13
    10
    Esme12
  18. Treatment of Shock Victims
    by bcardon Mar 16, '13
    3
    HouTx
  19. Unsanitary practice?
    by GraceNotes Mar 17, '13
    26
    lkulmann
  20. URGENT need advice on resident to resident abuse.
    by Vblub01 Mar 20, '13
    7
    monkeybug
  21. administered in a wrong site?
    by jelanne Mar 19, '13
    5
    EZshot
  22. Investigator wants to ask me about a patient death from this year... what do I do?
    • Closed
    by TxAnon Sep 24, '10
    21
    sirI
  23. How wrong can be right?
    by ellamazur Mar 19, '13
  24. Side rail stories
    by Bringonthenight Mar 12, '13
    9
    hodgieRN
  25. Reporting your employer to regulatory agencies
    by ari3l Mar 2, '13
    6
    lkulmann
  26. High patient ratio-that's just the way it is...
    by Hoosiernurse Feb 9, '13
    12
    lkulmann
  27. Travel nurse
    by SueQueRN Feb 25, '13
    4
    cjf0629
  28. Why my Patient did not Have Lunch Today.
    by Steve123 Feb 26, '13
    16
    wooh
  29. Patient fx hip after family refused alarm
    Poll by Emilyinsc Sep 30, '12
    100
    martymoose
  30. Nurse Overdosed NICU patient
    by Alimacoo Mar 6, '13
    3
    xoemmylouox

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