Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 2

Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 2

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. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30
    5
    GreenOne
  2. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  3. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23
    3
    spowell16
  4. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15
    10
    db2xs
  5. Would You Do This?
    by westieluv Aug 18
    7
    Marisette
  6. Nursing and practices that are not safe
    by Springdaisy Aug 25
    2
    BuckyBadgerRN
  7. Recordkeeping
    by champycj Aug 24
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  8. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9
    9
    crazin01
  9. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2
    1
    Buyer beware
  10. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  11. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  12. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  13. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13
    4
    Lev <3
  14. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4
    14
    BeenThere2012
  15. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4
    9
    nynursey_
  16. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19
    6
    nynursey_
  17. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19
    9
    hppygr8ful
  18. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4
    54
    MunoRN
  19. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10
  20. Filed 2 complaints with Corporate. What is the next step?
    by sarabellum1 May 25
    7
    calivianya
  21. Saw a needle on the floor...
    by mira_koreau May 25
    3
    Glycerine82
  22. Sacred Cow caUTI
    by h12md Jun 4
    1
    chare
  23. Delegation question
    by blueskyy May 26
    10
    jadelpn
  24. Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    by RLDickman May 18
    3
    MunoRN
  25. Picked up a resident.
    by AmIWrong? Apr 13
    6
    sallyrnrrt
  26. I harmed my first patient today.
    by starwarrior Feb 24
    64
    Tabithaa711
  27. When a Confused Patient Smarter than a Doctor
    by Steve123 Dec 6, '13
    12
    Tfulton
  28. Feeling really bad!
    by Rehabnurse45 Apr 29
    8
    Lad345
  29. Is a patient out of my care if he is in another department off the floor?
    by BiohazardBetty Dec 31, '15
    27
    BiohazardBetty
  30. The Slow Code
    Article by TheCommuter Dec 5, '12
    169
    Mommavik

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