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. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN
  2. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Article by SEABOATSHELLS Sep 6, '13
    87
    BrandonLPN
  3. Patient's family requesting pain medication
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    17
    Libby1987
  4. Nurse Mistakes
    by lesquive Mar 1, '15
    10
    pockunit
  5. When to use a transfer belt
    by JRHampton Mar 11, '15
    1
    hppygr8ful
  6. Call in sick, or risk getting patients sick?
    by stelarRN Dec 23, '09
    39
    Guest03/15/15
  7. Stressed over a Sticker
    by 0402lady Mar 7, '15
    3
    icuRNmaggie
  8. Protonix in GI bleed
    by coleeliza Feb 28, '15
    8
    IVRUS
  9. Paracenthesis at the bedside
    by jj5128 Jan 31, '15
    10
    icuRNmaggie
  10. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    5
    Emilyktee
  11. 3 Med Errors in One Shift
    by Roman1 Feb 23, '15
    10
    mariebailey
  12. Should a nurse perform CPR to someone outside of the healthcare setting?
    Poll by jjones1728 Mar 24, '13
    50
    cardiacfreak
  13. Errors--system problem or nursing problem?
    by dudette10 Feb 22, '15
    19
    psu_213
  14. Order or SOP
    by abbie14 Feb 24, '15
    1
    dudette10
  15. Other
    by MissMandy28 Feb 20, '15
    4
    dudette10
  16. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  17. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  18. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  19. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  20. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  21. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  22. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  23. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  24. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  25. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  26. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  27. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN
  28. IVP meds- is this safe?
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 25, '15
    16
    NicuGal
  29. Pt. Falls
    by Nursingluv101 Feb 6, '15
    2
    kaylee.
  30. nursing homes and large patient to nurse ratio
    by bargraphix Jan 7, '15
    12
    dream'n
  31. Do you cap off a discountinued IV?
    by northmississippi Jan 27, '15
    9
    klone
  32. Healthcare Facilities running out of medications + supplies
    by calivianya Jan 15, '15
    57
    FLAlleycat
  33. need an advice
    by kara_vn Jan 28, '15
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  34. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  35. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k

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