Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 19

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. Completely confused about this Foley Catheter issue...
    by SunSurfRN May 10, '12
    11
    withasmilelpn
  2. If a nurse leaves the unit without telling anyone...
    by mom1965 Jun 28, '12
    5
    caliotter3
  3. Am I unsafe to practice?
    by Need2Care May 24, '12
    20
    maelstrom143
  4. Question about PICC LINE: Air bubbles in line?
    by KaylaBabyBelle Jul 6, '12
    3
    maelstrom143
  5. Floating? I need your comments!
    by editor2rn Jul 4, '12
    25
    Dafabb
  6. Vocera & other equipment
    by nocrn61 Jul 1, '12
    2
    JAR0607
  7. Nurse not assisting with a Code
    by hhurley Jul 4, '12
    12
    Double-Helix
  8. Glasses Will Make Your Veins
    by dorisc1981 Jul 3, '12
    3
    canned_bread
  9. Is it possible.....
    by Charon G Jun 9, '12
    29
    DizzyLizzyNurse
  10. Medication question
    by MPM2 Jul 4, '12
    7
    Double-Helix
  11. Patient falls off operating room table
    by orthonurse55 May 23, '12
    14
    student987
  12. Nurses reusing vacutainer hubs, tourniquets & blood-soiled trolleys for blood draws
    by AtheistRN Jul 1, '12
    5
    minnymi
  13. ACLS
    by latina2brn Jun 26, '12
    7
    Double-Helix
  14. I've been an RN for 3 years and I just made my first medication error.
    by mikeyswife May 24, '08
    28
    itsmethestina
  15. Code Blue!
    • Closed
    by vegnurse21 Sep 15, '05
    24
    PunkBenRN
  16. 12 hour shifts safe?
    by docomo Jun 30, '12
    2
    MunoRN
  17. Nurse to Patient Ratio
    by flg2008 Jan 16, '11
    59
    lindarn
  18. Can anyone help me understand patient ratios?
    by Maremma Jun 17, '12
    18
    Maremma
  19. Please, please, please remember the 5 rights!
    by Double-Helix May 13, '12
    44
    Scarlette Wings
  20. Are nurse patient ratio's safe with the numbers rising away?
    by Aubrianna Sep 29, '11
    23
    Scarlette Wings
  21. Possible exposure
    by thebeatingheart Jun 26, '12
    1
    JZ_RN
  22. Alzhiemers
    by tsmason Jun 6, '12
    12
    Maremma
  23. Out of ratio and dirty rooms a ok!?
    by Chaotic Mind Jun 14, '12
    11
    applewhitern
  24. No success in refusing admits inappropriate to the unit...
    by NBMom1225 Jun 22, '12
    25
    morte
  25. New Nurse Horror Stories
    • Closed
    by Baking Nurse Jun 30, '08
    41
    GitanoRN
  26. Oral diabetic Drugs
    by silverhalide Jun 18, '12
    4
    happyinillinois
  27. Staff Issues not handled by DON
    by WhistlingNurse Jun 14, '12
    2
    AweSmiles
  28. Oral Airways on Telemetry floor
    by TravelJinx Jun 13, '12
    5
    TravelJinx
  29. "Someone tied a knot in that restraint"
    by Saiderap Jun 11, '12
    6
    That Guy
  30. Blood Transfusions
    by jab77 Jan 15, '10
    5
    wooh
  31. Reporting Errors
    by Vespertinas Apr 20, '12
    18
    Galaxy1
  32. Stool around femoral line: how do I get the rns to listen to a student?
    by SNB1014 Jun 7, '12
    13
    JZ_RN
  33. What will you do?
    by MissRN7 May 23, '12
    9
    wooh
  34. Mistakes we have made
    • Closed
    by LilpoRN Dec 18, '08
    84
    msjellybean
  35. Nurse-Patient load: normal or not? Need advice
    • Closed
    by redtintedpaperdoll Aug 8, '07
    10
    kellycinalli

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