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. Helping accident victoms
    Poll by jonesb1984 Mar 24, '13
    13
    psu_213
  2. Forced to Take an Assignment You Can Not Handle
    by 1RN4Christ Jan 11, '13
    38
    calivianya
  3. need advice on clean needle sticks, and needle sticks in general.
    by stephanie.monaco Apr 21, '13
    2
    salvadordolly
  4. Cosigning Conundrum
    by KelKelRN Apr 14, '13
    15
    bamaguy1989
  5. Making Health Care Safer II: Updated Critical Analysis of Evidence for Patient Safety
    by NRSKarenRN Apr 21, '13
  6. Should pediatric patients shower with central lines while in the hospital setting
    by bonsairn Mar 28, '13
    6
    anon456
  7. Wandergaurd
    by alreinsch Apr 17, '13
    1
    me1989
  8. cna ratio to patient in phildelphia
    by daisy2007 Apr 17, '13
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  9. Heparin and Hemodialysis
    by lotskie Mar 29, '13
    2
    traumaRUs
  10. getting fired
    • Closed
    by caseymn Apr 10, '13
    6
    sirI
  11. fire policy
    by makes needs known Apr 13, '13
    6
    psu_213
  12. SVT in young patient
    • Closed
    by sps0304 Apr 7, '13
    3
    Esme12
  13. Suicide patients
    by lilredmc Mar 24, '13
    9
    lilredmc
  14. What do you really think about your Quality department?
    by QualityNurseRN Mar 12, '13
    8
    tewdles
  15. Looking for a assessment tool for substance abuse
    by nursingsteph0716 Feb 8, '13
    2
    salvadordolly
  16. Misuse of insulin pens and patient safety
    by PACURN1956 Apr 1, '13
    11
    ktliz
  17. Have you ever performed CPR? Results?:
    • Closed
    by SuzieVN Mar 31, '13
    51
    NRSKarenRN
  18. Is legal to replace medication drawn up in a syringe back in the multi-vial
    by mdavisRN Mar 23, '13
    10
    Esme12
  19. Treatment of Shock Victims
    by bcardon Mar 16, '13
    3
    HouTx
  20. Unsanitary practice?
    by GraceNotes Mar 17, '13
    26
    lkulmann
  21. URGENT need advice on resident to resident abuse.
    by Vblub01 Mar 20, '13
    7
    monkeybug
  22. administered in a wrong site?
    by jelanne Mar 19, '13
    5
    EZshot
  23. Investigator wants to ask me about a patient death from this year... what do I do?
    • Closed
    by TxAnon Sep 24, '10
    21
    sirI
  24. How wrong can be right?
    by ellamazur Mar 19, '13
  25. Side rail stories
    by Bringonthenight Mar 12, '13
    9
    hodgieRN
  26. Reporting your employer to regulatory agencies
    by ari3l Mar 2, '13
    6
    lkulmann
  27. High patient ratio-that's just the way it is...
    by Hoosiernurse Feb 9, '13
    12
    lkulmann
  28. Travel nurse
    by SueQueRN Feb 25, '13
    4
    cjf0629
  29. Why my Patient did not Have Lunch Today.
    by Steve123 Feb 26, '13
    16
    wooh
  30. Patient fx hip after family refused alarm
    Poll by Emilyinsc Sep 30, '12
    100
    martymoose

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