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. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9, '16
    9
    crazin01
  2. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2, '16
    1
    Buyer beware
  3. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  4. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10, '16
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  5. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  6. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13, '16
    4
    Lev <3
  7. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  8. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  9. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  10. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  11. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN
  12. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10
  13. Filed 2 complaints with Corporate. What is the next step?
    by sarabellum1 May 25, '16
    7
    calivianya
  14. Saw a needle on the floor...
    by mira_koreau May 25, '16
    3
    Glycerine82
  15. Sacred Cow caUTI
    by h12md Jun 4, '16
    1
    chare
  16. Delegation question
    by blueskyy May 26, '16
    10
    jadelpn
  17. Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    by RLDickman May 18, '16
    3
    MunoRN
  18. Picked up a resident.
    by AmIWrong? Apr 13, '16
    6
    sallyrnrrt
  19. I harmed my first patient today.
    by starwarrior Feb 24, '16
    64
    Tabithaa711
  20. When a Confused Patient Smarter than a Doctor
    by Steve123 Dec 6, '13
    12
    Tfulton
  21. Feeling really bad!
    by Rehabnurse45 Apr 29, '16
    8
    Lad345
  22. Is a patient out of my care if he is in another department off the floor?
    by BiohazardBetty Dec 31, '15
    27
    BiohazardBetty
  23. What more can I do as a nurse?
    by Mis228 Mar 23, '16
    2
    Mommavik
  24. Help Me Decide!
    by RexRN Apr 15, '16
    2
    Mommavik
  25. didn't call about anticoagulation
    by sweetstrwbrry1 Mar 26, '16
    11
    canoehead
  26. Medication Error Statistics
    by McBx3 Jan 27, '16
    3
    fibroblast
  27. Head injury, Haldol, catheter, restraints?
    • Closed
    by DeeTribeste Mar 29, '16
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  28. RCA meeting
    by RnH15 Mar 24, '16
    2
    RNNPICU
  29. iv infiltration help
    by JaxJax5423 Feb 20, '16
    5
    JaxJax5423
  30. Amiodarone
    by BecomingNursey Feb 4, '16
    17
    canned_bread

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