Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 4

Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 4

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. Protonix in GI bleed
    by coleeliza Feb 28, '15
    8
    IVRUS
  2. Paracenthesis at the bedside
    by jj5128 Jan 31, '15
    10
    icuRNmaggie
  3. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    5
    Emilyktee
  4. 3 Med Errors in One Shift
    by Roman1 Feb 23, '15
    10
    mariebailey
  5. Should a nurse perform CPR to someone outside of the healthcare setting?
    Poll by jjones1728 Mar 24, '13
    50
    cardiacfreak
  6. Errors--system problem or nursing problem?
    by dudette10 Feb 22, '15
    19
    psu_213
  7. Order or SOP
    by abbie14 Feb 24, '15
    1
    dudette10
  8. Other
    by MissMandy28 Feb 20, '15
    4
    dudette10
  9. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  10. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  11. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  12. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  13. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  14. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  15. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  16. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  17. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  18. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  19. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  20. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN
  21. IVP meds- is this safe?
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 25, '15
    16
    NicuGal
  22. Pt. Falls
    by Nursingluv101 Feb 6, '15
    2
    kaylee.
  23. nursing homes and large patient to nurse ratio
    by bargraphix Jan 7, '15
    12
    dream'n
  24. Do you cap off a discountinued IV?
    by northmississippi Jan 27, '15
    9
    klone
  25. Healthcare Facilities running out of medications + supplies
    by calivianya Jan 15, '15
    57
    FLAlleycat
  26. need an advice
    by kara_vn Jan 28, '15
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  27. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  28. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k
  29. Overwhelmed in the NICU
    by xoemmylouox Jan 14, '15
    3
    NicuGal
  30. What constitutes a "fall" at your facility?
    by mmc51264 Jan 5, '15
    14
    bluegeegoo2
  31. reporting a negligent doc
    by anon456 Jan 15, '15
    3
    nurseprnRN
  32. Inhaler and Medications
    by medicalmissionary Jan 12, '15
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  33. Nurse/patient ratio
    by madghost31 Apr 1, '14
    11
    madghost31
  34. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  35. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18

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