Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 44

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. Arterial lines-kids
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  2. Positiong Devices (operating room)
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    by medtechID Jan 16, '08
  3. Nurse-Patient Ratios
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    becmeister
  4. small town/rural patient care
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    ArchEmesis
  5. Nuse Tech to RN transition and Orientation
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    wonderbee
  6. Impact of computers on pt care and workflow
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  7. Interactions between warfarin and OTC,herbals, and Nutrition?????
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    by SMJ1003STNA Jan 3, '08
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  8. Is this a fair practice??
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    lamazeteacher
  9. Feeling Unsettled...
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    by BrwnEyedGrl1966 Dec 5, '07
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    lamazeteacher
  10. Frustrated Nursing/Patient Ratio!!!
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    Poochee
  11. Med Prepouring Question (CNA)
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  12. VICP 5/26/06 ruling: Hep B can cause MS and compensation awarded (decision inside)
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    by marilynmom Jun 22, '06
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    dass
  13. Meeting with Management:Head Injury Patients
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    by bubba143 Dec 20, '07
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    MrsWampthang
  14. Spouses scheduling conflict
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    by wayunderpaid Oct 27, '07
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  15. nitroglycerin drip
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    by gonzo1 Dec 19, '07
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  16. FIRED and REPORTED to the BON
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  17. a med from transfer sheet missed caused injury
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    by leeposh Dec 14, '07
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    RN1989
  18. How does an RN file a complaint?
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    by MikeyBSN Dec 4, '07
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  19. No nurses, pt died.
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    interleukin
  20. patient positioning
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    by odori Dec 6, '07
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    nightmare
  21. Frustrated w/night shift aides
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    by davidndenise2001 Dec 4, '07
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  22. In Todays New World a question or two
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    Grace Oz
  23. Soiled uniforms
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    by okihusker Oct 31, '07
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  24. No nurses on floor during report
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    by bethin Oct 10, '07
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    Starr1966
  25. Giving less pain medication b/c of sedation
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    by bobbysox4 Nov 25, '07
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  26. Nurse & patient family conflict
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    by maddcat Nov 25, '07
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  27. How do you take care of your back?
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    by Hannahr Oct 31, '05
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  28. Nursing strikes
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  29. Need Creative Thinker!
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    by meatloaf RN Nov 8, '07
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    meatloaf RN
  30. Promethazine IV Question
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    by PMercier Jun 9, '01
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    grace90

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