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. He's not Just Another Bed Number.
    Article by jrosemoore Jun 29, '17
    8
    traumaRUs
  2. linen
    by chinopap516 Jul 3, '17
    1
    Here.I.Stand
  3. Weight changes in IV pumps
    by Steph41 Jun 9, '17
    9
    Cvepo
  4. Patient Fell and Got up?
    by princesspunch Jun 8, '17
    7
    hppygr8ful
  5. Patient abuse and the board taking too long to act
    by bgriffin32 Jun 9, '17
    10
    xoemmylouox
  6. Is it ok to take Verbal Chemo Orders
    by monalunaxo Jun 16, '17
    13
    Here.I.Stand
  7. Patient with Dementia's Right to Refusal
    by oblivionenigma Jan 5, '13
    27
    elkpark
  8. drug diversion
    by Zsoliman May 22, '17
    6
    NRSKarenRN
  9. What is the compalint?
    by rtrachelt May 12, '17
    6
    Glycerine82
  10. Infectib Prevention - Microfiber and Water?
    by notanumber May 16, '17
  11. Unsafe ICU ratios
    by Adpresto May 8, '17
    5
    smartassmommy
  12. Treating Respiratory Failure With Ativan/Lorazapam
    by shellyscorner Jul 20, '16
    29
    gcupid
  13. Auditing falls .. where to begin?
    by Anise4evr Feb 26, '17
    7
    gcupid
  14. Resident fall feel like....
    by KatMaine Apr 26, '17
    4
    Orca
  15. What is a half a patient?
    by KATNIC Mar 24, '17
    12
    TriciaJ
  16. Hover Mat
    by mateo1972 Apr 12, '17
    4
  17. Foley in patient with undiagnosed urinary crystals
    by notanumber Apr 6, '17
    5
    notanumber
  18. Safe patient handling/movement in medical/dental clinics
    by RiskManager Mar 29, '17
    1
    Elfriede
  19. Double Checking subQ Insulin Requirement
    by KTakami25 Mar 8, '17
    20
    CelticGoddess
  20. Anyone catch HIV from patients as a Nurse or Nursing student? My biggest fear!
    by FutureLPNNursing May 25, '16
    31
  21. Procedure Error: How Bad Is It?
    by wanna_be Mar 26, '17
    8
    iluvivt
  22. Should I report the person who scheduled me to a patient I should not have been sitting?
    by Rayrayma Mar 16, '17
    45
    ArrowRN
  23. Frustrating
    by nursebeth77 Feb 26, '17
    21
    martymoose
  24. Sick from roof leaks and water damage at nursing home?
    by HappyCNA Mar 10, '17
    12
    SmilingBluEyes
  25. A Stupid Mistake
    by ahcolwell Mar 24, '17
    4
    SmilingBluEyes
  26. giving npo patient for egd food
    by RnMightyMouse Mar 23, '17
    1
    kataraang
  27. Most efficient, easy way to stay UTD on new medicine?!
    by jen.lu Mar 22, '17
    1
    vampiregirl
  28. Med tech
    by Michelle Bevan Mar 22, '17
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  29. The Slow Code
    Article by TheCommuter Dec 5, '12
    172
    subee
  30. Canceled Patient Morphine Allergy
    by RNlife6 Feb 18, '17
    12
    Ruby Vee

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