Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 3

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. Cath Lab Code Blue
    by rubyagnes Sep 3, '16
    4
    martymoose
  2. Medicare fraud
    by Magnoliaflowers Sep 10, '16
    4
    Buyer beware
  3. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    6
  4. Sundowning and the risk of a patient fall
    by jm_emt Aug 16, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  5. PCA pumps and capnography
    by Double Dunker Sep 2, '16
    5
    haunani
  6. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30, '16
    5
    GreenOne
  7. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  8. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23, '16
    3
    spowell16
  9. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15, '16
    10
    db2xs
  10. Would You Do This?
    by westieluv Aug 18, '16
    7
    Marisette
  11. Nursing and practices that are not safe
    by Springdaisy Aug 25, '16
    2
    BuckyBadgerRN
  12. Recordkeeping
    by champycj Aug 24, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  13. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9, '16
    9
    crazin01
  14. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2, '16
    1
    Buyer beware
  15. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  16. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10, '16
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  17. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  18. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13, '16
    4
    Lev <3
  19. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  20. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  21. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  22. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  23. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN
  24. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10
  25. Filed 2 complaints with Corporate. What is the next step?
    by sarabellum1 May 25, '16
    7
    calivianya
  26. Saw a needle on the floor...
    by mira_koreau May 25, '16
    3
    Glycerine82
  27. Sacred Cow caUTI
    by h12md Jun 4, '16
    1
    chare
  28. Delegation question
    by blueskyy May 26, '16
    10
    jadelpn
  29. Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    by RLDickman May 18, '16
    3
    MunoRN
  30. Picked up a resident.
    by AmIWrong? Apr 13, '16
    6
    sallyrnrrt

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