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. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  2. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  3. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  4. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  5. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN
  6. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10
  7. Filed 2 complaints with Corporate. What is the next step?
    by sarabellum1 May 25, '16
    7
    calivianya
  8. Saw a needle on the floor...
    by mira_koreau May 25, '16
    3
    Glycerine82
  9. Sacred Cow caUTI
    by h12md Jun 4, '16
    1
    chare
  10. Delegation question
    by blueskyy May 26, '16
    10
    jadelpn
  11. Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    by RLDickman May 18, '16
    3
    MunoRN
  12. Picked up a resident.
    by AmIWrong? Apr 13, '16
    6
    sallyrnrrt
  13. I harmed my first patient today.
    by starwarrior Feb 24, '16
    64
    Tabithaa711
  14. When a Confused Patient Smarter than a Doctor
    by Steve123 Dec 6, '13
    12
    Tfulton
  15. Feeling really bad!
    by Rehabnurse45 Apr 29, '16
    8
    Lad345
  16. Is a patient out of my care if he is in another department off the floor?
    by BiohazardBetty Dec 31, '15
    27
    BiohazardBetty
  17. The Slow Code
    Article by TheCommuter Dec 5, '12
    169
    Mommavik
  18. What more can I do as a nurse?
    by Mis228 Mar 23, '16
    2
    Mommavik
  19. Help Me Decide!
    by RexRN Apr 15, '16
    2
    Mommavik
  20. didn't call about anticoagulation
    by sweetstrwbrry1 Mar 26, '16
    11
    canoehead
  21. Medication Error Statistics
    by McBx3 Jan 27, '16
    3
    fibroblast
  22. Head injury, Haldol, catheter, restraints?
    • Closed
    by DeeTribeste Mar 29, '16
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  23. RCA meeting
    by RnH15 Mar 24, '16
    2
    RNNPICU
  24. iv infiltration help
    by JaxJax5423 Feb 20, '16
    5
    JaxJax5423
  25. Amiodarone
    by BecomingNursey Feb 4, '16
    17
    canned_bread
  26. Dialysis Subclavian line antibiotics.
    by ArvinC EMT Feb 29, '16
    32
    Twinmom06
  27. Turns q2h
    by CBsMommy Aug 15, '11
    12
    emetts
  28. C-Diff Isolation
    by RexRN Feb 17, '16
    10
    Wrench Party
  29. I added Aquadest on it, didn't I? Omygod! That's alcohol 70%!
    by chadvena Dec 12, '15
    8
    calivianya
  30. Standby? Can someone cover two Departments?
    by OBnurse2016 Feb 10, '16
    2
    nurse lala

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