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. Should I report the person who scheduled me to a patient I should not have been sitting?
    by Rayrayma Mar 16
    45
    ArrowRN
  2. Frustrating
    by nursebeth77 Feb 26
    21
    martymoose
  3. Sick from roof leaks and water damage at nursing home?
    by HappyCNA Mar 10
    12
    SmilingBluEyes
  4. A Stupid Mistake
    by ahcolwell Mar 24
    4
    SmilingBluEyes
  5. giving npo patient for egd food
    by RnMightyMouse Mar 23
    1
    kataraang
  6. Most efficient, easy way to stay UTD on new medicine?!
    by jen.lu Mar 22
    1
    vampiregirl
  7. Med tech
    by Michelle Bevan Mar 22
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  8. Okay to yell at the pharmacist for this?
    by T-Bird78 Mar 6
    10
    NanaPoo
  9. The Slow Code
    Article by TheCommuter Dec 5, '12
    172
    subee
  10. Canceled Patient Morphine Allergy
    by RNlife6 Feb 18
    12
    Ruby Vee
  11. Worried about skill mix
    by achapman763 Feb 7
    5
    srercg6
  12. getting reported to the board of nursing
    by sgregory0020 Feb 14
    2
    srercg6
  13. Your facility's policies on RESTRAINTS
    by Johnson3135, RN Feb 23
    1
    Double-Helix
  14. Drug theft/diversion at VA hospitals
    by RiskManager Feb 20
  15. Anxiety about diseases
    by ka2rn Dec 24, '14
    18
    sallyrnrrt
  16. comfort care order med dilemma
    by adra Feb 13
    4
    Here.I.Stand
  17. A large medical clinic management failure on so many levels
    by RiskManager Feb 8
    1
    Here.I.Stand
  18. Wrong side for amputation(loss of license)
    by Beldar_the_Cenobite Oct 14, '16
    48
    RestlessHeart
  19. Non-compliant Manipulative Patient
    by cinnybug Jan 19, '16
    36
    Tenebrae
  20. I can't believe that I made such a stupid mistake and am kicking myself!!!
    by RN Chaos Sep 16, '12
    63
    Amelia Montez
  21. I'm being investigated by the BON!
    by daisy_duke May 3, '15
    34
    Amelia Montez
  22. 2% of physicians account for half of the malpractice payments
    by RiskManager Jan 15
    2
    MaddieMT
  23. Staffing Ratios - New York
    by Spartacvs Jan 13
    9
    martymoose
  24. K and mag values overlooked
    by mikasa Dec 27, '16
    8
  25. What Can Be Done to Avoid this error?
    by callienewh Oct 29, '16
    11
    joyjan
  26. Advice from fellow nurses regarding leaking catheter
    by Buster101 Jan 5
    3
    Double-Helix
  27. Nursing Safety and Passing NCLEX
    by Leno182 Dec 13, '16
    10
    nurse2033
  28. Patient's threatening violence
    by josephadn Dec 18, '16
    7
    nurse2033
  29. chest tube and cvad
    by nfeese Dec 13, '16
    4
    chare
  30. Flu shot and GBS
    by Gyurkiv Dec 1, '16
    8
    Wuzzie

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