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. Flu shot and GBS
    by Gyurkiv Dec 1, '16
    8
    Wuzzie
  2. Possible TB Exposure?
    • Closed
    by FeministRN Dec 2, '16
    2
    JustBeachyNurse
  3. Nurses Notes: Guidelines On What Not To Chart
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Mar 22, '14
    55
    Garden,RN
  4. Is my safety compromised?
    by Cmtz108 Oct 31, '16
    12
    canoehead
  5. Using Equipment with no Training?
    by NeuroRNny Nov 21, '16
    10
    ckm2
  6. Would you report this error?
    by caffeinatednurse Oct 23, '16
    32
    SCFreeman
  7. Whistle blower/terminated
    by CaliGena Oct 21, '16
    12
    canoehead
  8. nurse call response times in Ontario hospitals
    • Closed
    by fizzydrinks Oct 15, '16
    76
    traumaRUs
  9. Bed Bugs
    by Prissilla1484 Nov 6, '10
    17
    LJ109
  10. Senate act for minimum nurse to patient ratios.
    by BeenThere2012 Oct 6, '16
    5
    chare
  11. Bedpan dilemma
    by Pennyrieder May 12, '14
    22
    Double-Helix
  12. 1 year into nursing, still feel like things don't "click"
    by TarheelGirlx3 Aug 4, '16
    12
    Cowboyardee
  13. Forbidden Extremity Sign and VTE in Arm
    by lapizius Sep 22, '16
    4
    oceanblue52
  14. Unsafe work conditions?
    by whitsj2 Jul 22, '16
    10
    BeenThere2012
  15. Why are we so complacent with high patient loads
    by Fullmetalnurse May 14, '16
    13
    BeenThere2012
  16. Does your hospital go on diversion
    by NurseDMSN Nov 22, '15
    12
    mmc51264
  17. Urinary Catheter
    by lulu_mata11 Sep 30, '16
    3
    kataraang
  18. CPAP, a talk with my charge, and an unhelpful RT
    by x3divine Sep 16, '16
    16
    Tenebrae
  19. Bullied for reporting a med error by another nurse
    by StaffNurseMcS Sep 14, '13
    48
    BeenThere2012
  20. CPR Universal Precautions
    by ppsmi Sep 14, '16
    8
    paroxetina
  21. AMA safety
    by CNSnurse Sep 16, '16
    5
    Boog'sCRRN246
  22. Cath Lab Code Blue
    by rubyagnes Sep 3, '16
    4
    martymoose
  23. Medicare fraud
    by Magnoliaflowers Sep 10, '16
    4
    Buyer beware
  24. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    6
  25. Sundowning and the risk of a patient fall
    by jm_emt Aug 16, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  26. PCA pumps and capnography
    by Double Dunker Sep 2, '16
    5
    haunani
  27. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30, '16
    5
    GreenOne
  28. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  29. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23, '16
    3
    spowell16
  30. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15, '16
    10
    db2xs

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