Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 47

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. Too many attempts at a spinal tap?
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    by Moe75_Rn Jun 17, '07
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    KellNY
  2. nurses infected with HCV
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    by caymen Jun 12, '07
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    anc33
  3. text messaging med orders
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    by rustysflygirl Jun 14, '07
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    caliotter3
  4. oxygen device
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    by spellter Mar 26, '07
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    AnnieOaklyRN
  5. Is this in Scope of Practice for RN's?
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    by Snurse3959 Jun 13, '07
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    BBFRN
  6. info on assessment of nursing clinical practice/research utilization
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    by coco56 Jun 11, '07
  7. Accuracy of forearm BP's
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    by openheartmom3 Jun 10, '07
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    glasgow3
  8. Policies on Pt.s bringing Weapons/Guns onto facility grounds?
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    by MsPiggy Apr 6, '07
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    rjflyn
  9. UAPs administering meds
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    by Myra Gail Nov 21, '03
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    msdobson
  10. Input please, regarding medication orders
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    by NurseValfromNY May 4, '07
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    NurseValfromNY
  11. diabetes
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    by lfinny Apr 17, '07
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    sirI
  12. Severe Asthma can it be a disability for a nurse?
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    by MsPiggy Jan 28, '07
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    MsPiggy
  13. Restraint and seclusion in psych setting
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    by burnay76 Apr 14, '07
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    elkpark
  14. Nurse patient ratio?
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    by scaredofshots Feb 3, '07
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    MTS9860
  15. is it safe?
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    by kathykaye Apr 6, '07
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    neneRN
  16. computer charting
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    by flammo1214 Mar 8, '07
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    mamalle
  17. Veterans scramble for care,
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    by gitterbug Mar 12, '07
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    Grace Oz
  18. Help!!
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    by b eyes Mar 9, '07
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    Gromit
  19. Nurses reporting nurses to BON
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    by adria37 Feb 24, '07
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    PANurseRN1
  20. delegating
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    by Baby ghurL Jan 30, '07
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    apple84
  21. New with Question????
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    by FutrRN2 Feb 20, '07
  22. Drug maker's warning after baby deaths: Read labels
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    by matchstickxx Feb 12, '07
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    matchstickxx
  23. New Hospital Gown Fights Deadly Bacteria
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    by Marie_LPN, RN Feb 10, '07
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    GingerSue
  24. Courtesy Assessment
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    by kdbsmom Feb 6, '07
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    ckben
  25. POP technique for declogging PICC lines
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    by notactuallyblonde Jan 29, '07
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  26. Non liscensed/medical personel passing meds/Lost PT
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    by MsPiggy Jan 17, '07
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    MsPiggy
  27. Physician Complaint
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    by HelloAgain Dec 3, '06
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    RYNOBLASTER30
  28. Increasing our workload once again!
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    by Sadie04 Mar 8, '04
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    gitterbug
  29. Nurses Helping Nurses Quit Smoking
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    by Liddle Noodnik Mar 5, '05
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    miracle1986
  30. Do Living Wills Mean Anything?
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    by UPSTATENYRN Nov 20, '06
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    ZASHAGALKA

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