Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 19

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. How wrong can be right?
    by ellamazur Mar 19, '13
  2. Side rail stories
    by Bringonthenight Mar 12, '13
    9
    hodgieRN
  3. Reporting your employer to regulatory agencies
    by ari3l Mar 2, '13
    6
    lkulmann
  4. High patient ratio-that's just the way it is...
    by Hoosiernurse Feb 9, '13
    12
    lkulmann
  5. Travel nurse
    by SueQueRN Feb 25, '13
    4
    cjf0629
  6. Why my Patient did not Have Lunch Today.
    by Steve123 Feb 26, '13
    16
    wooh
  7. Patient fx hip after family refused alarm
    Poll by Emilyinsc Sep 30, '12
    100
    martymoose
  8. Nurse Overdosed NICU patient
    by Alimacoo Mar 6, '13
    3
    xoemmylouox
  9. Yield to wheels - need advice/suggestions for a hospital wide project.
    by markbeast Feb 20, '13
    2
    Nccity2002
  10. Co-signature for Insulin administration
    by MissRN7 Apr 11, '12
    48
    Vespertinas
  11. Help!
    by mnicole87 Feb 23, '13
  12. Staffing OB units with 2 nurses?
    by chrys_jenae Feb 19, '13
    5
    tewdles
  13. What is the first thing you do when you put a fall-risk pt in the bed?
    by Tyris Jan 27, '13
    46
    blackvans1234
  14. What would you do?
    by WldChrry Feb 18, '13
    7
    WldChrry
  15. NGT residual question..
    by maiohmai Feb 5, '13
    4
    eatmysoxRN
  16. 12 Hour Shifts
    by BigCSN Feb 6, '13
    17
    brandy1017
  17. The Failure of the Joint Commission
    by abbaking Apr 28, '10
    36
    stablesystole
  18. tricks/tips for putting cpap on peds patient?
    by millmick30 Feb 11, '13
    1
    monkeybug
  19. Refilling water pitchers
    by sizzlev Jan 8, '13
    23
    Guitar_Heroine
  20. Dementia
    by nurseywifeymommy1 Dec 23, '12
    17
    ktwlpn
  21. Med Passers at Nursing Homes 8HR course and giving out NARCS ...
    by SpeakUp4ever Oct 18, '12
    16
    PunkBenRN
  22. Needlestick trauma
    by kellycinalli Jan 30, '13
    3
    kellycinalli
  23. Hep c + needlestick
    by johnson88aj06 Dec 15, '10
    17
    HepSiNurse
  24. Isolation patient question
    by ashleyelam Jan 31, '13
    3
    mariebailey
  25. Refreshing knowledge
    by raynstac7 Jan 28, '13
    2
    herring_RN
  26. California whistleblower law? Safe harbor?
    by cincin1 Jan 21, '13
    5
    herring_RN
  27. Pride Goes Before A Fall
    by not.done.yet Jan 28, '13
  28. Bed alarms don't work and won't reduce patient falls
    by herring_RN Jan 22, '13
    3
    buytheshoes11
  29. reporting to state?
    by Maremma Jan 24, '13
    3
    herring_RN
  30. Pain meds and low BP?
    by fsh1986 Jan 7, '13
    14
    corky1272RN

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