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. Medicare fraud
    by Magnoliaflowers Sep 10, '16
    4
    Buyer beware
  2. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    6
  3. Sundowning and the risk of a patient fall
    by jm_emt Aug 16, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  4. PCA pumps and capnography
    by Double Dunker Sep 2, '16
    5
    haunani
  5. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30, '16
    5
    GreenOne
  6. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  7. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23, '16
    3
    spowell16
  8. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15, '16
    10
    db2xs
  9. Would You Do This?
    by westieluv Aug 18, '16
    7
    Marisette
  10. Nursing and practices that are not safe
    by Springdaisy Aug 25, '16
    2
    BuckyBadgerRN
  11. Recordkeeping
    by champycj Aug 24, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  12. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9, '16
    9
    crazin01
  13. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2, '16
    1
    Buyer beware
  14. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  15. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10, '16
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  16. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  17. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13, '16
    4
    Lev <3
  18. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  19. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  20. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  21. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  22. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN
  23. That nagging feeling...
    by dudette10 Apr 24, '15
    77
    dudette10
  24. Filed 2 complaints with Corporate. What is the next step?
    by sarabellum1 May 25, '16
    7
    calivianya
  25. Saw a needle on the floor...
    by mira_koreau May 25, '16
    3
    Glycerine82
  26. Sacred Cow caUTI
    by h12md Jun 4, '16
    1
    chare
  27. Delegation question
    by blueskyy May 26, '16
    10
    jadelpn
  28. Pressure Ulcer Prevention
    by RLDickman May 18, '16
    3
    MunoRN
  29. Picked up a resident.
    by AmIWrong? Apr 13, '16
    6
    sallyrnrrt
  30. I harmed my first patient today.
    by starwarrior Feb 24, '16
    64
    Tabithaa711

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