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. Does your hospital go on diversion
    by NurseDMSN Nov 22, '15
    12
    mmc51264
  2. Urinary Catheter
    by lulu_mata11 Sep 30, '16
    3
    kataraang
  3. CPAP, a talk with my charge, and an unhelpful RT
    by x3divine Sep 16, '16
    16
    Tenebrae
  4. Bullied for reporting a med error by another nurse
    by StaffNurseMcS Sep 14, '13
    48
    BeenThere2012
  5. CPR Universal Precautions
    by ppsmi Sep 14, '16
    8
    paroxetina
  6. AMA safety
    by CNSnurse Sep 16, '16
    5
    Boog'sCRRN246
  7. Cath Lab Code Blue
    by rubyagnes Sep 3, '16
    4
    martymoose
  8. Medicare fraud
    by Magnoliaflowers Sep 10, '16
    4
    Buyer beware
  9. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    6
  10. Sundowning and the risk of a patient fall
    by jm_emt Aug 16, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  11. PCA pumps and capnography
    by Double Dunker Sep 2, '16
    5
    haunani
  12. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30, '16
    5
    GreenOne
  13. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  14. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23, '16
    3
    spowell16
  15. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15, '16
    10
    db2xs
  16. Would You Do This?
    by westieluv Aug 18, '16
    7
    Marisette
  17. Nursing and practices that are not safe
    by Springdaisy Aug 25, '16
    2
    BuckyBadgerRN
  18. Recordkeeping
    by champycj Aug 24, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  19. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9, '16
    9
    crazin01
  20. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2, '16
    1
    Buyer beware
  21. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  22. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10, '16
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  23. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  24. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13, '16
    4
    Lev <3
  25. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  26. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  27. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  28. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  29. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN
  30. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10

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