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. NPO for 36 hours or more?
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    by cyssan Jun 23, '06
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    NRSKarenRN
  2. 12N Sleeping During Break
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    by MEDRQST Sep 20, '05
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    RNin2007
  3. IV Potassium Given Epidurally: Getting to the "Route" of the Problem
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    by sirI Jun 20, '06
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    sirI
  4. unoriented contract staff filling staffing shortages
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    by Cinzo May 21, '05
    8
    11 to 7
  5. Entering All New Orders
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    by sef1968 Jun 17, '06
    12
    DONN
  6. Blood administration policy
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    by nickola Oct 23, '05
    18
    homesteadlite
  7. How Can Mercury in Vaccines Be Safe?
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    by indigo girl Apr 17, '06
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    azhiker96
  8. unsafe cadaver tissues
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    by traumahawk99 Jun 10, '06
  9. Theory
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    by DEE 2006 Jun 4, '06
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    DEE 2006
  10. Conflicts of Interest in Vaccine Policy Making
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    by indigo girl Apr 21, '06
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    azhiker96
  11. Bitter Pills - Dateline Nbc Special
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    by RANCH GIRL Jun 5, '06
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    azhiker96
  12. Power crazy pharmacist-what can be done?
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    by MissPiggy Jan 22, '06
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    dorimar
  13. Injured Nurses
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    by rn_imw May 11, '06
  14. #1 safety peeve.
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    by anonymurse Apr 24, '06
    3
    Inquisitive one
  15. doctoral student in healthcare administration needs help
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    by kismetsun Apr 10, '06
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    kismetsun
  16. When are we required to notify DCF?
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    by dpipes44 Apr 18, '06
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    ljds
  17. Patches left in public
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    by amgo24 Mar 8, '06
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    katie258
  18. would this be abandonment?
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    by psalm Apr 12, '06
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    crb613
  19. Need Advice ASAP-have been suspended
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    by robinregisterednut Jan 21, '06
    18
    barbyann
  20. RN to pt ratio @ your hospital?
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    by plumrn Oct 23, '04
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    JessicRN
  21. Help...what is going on with this patient?
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    by limabean Apr 2, '06
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    prmenrs
  22. Doctors who dont listen or dont care
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    by chenoaspirit Feb 7, '06
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    lberghood
  23. Pain Management
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    by Bethena Mar 4, '06
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    Bethena
  24. Moral dillema
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    by RN92 Apr 2, '06
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    SUSANNAH CRNP
  25. Any expereince with patient controlled oral analgesic
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    by roey Mar 25, '06
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    RN4NICU
  26. Is Medicare TRYING to kill patients?*vent*
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    by CarrieH Mar 25, '06
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    CarrieH
  27. Teaching Patient Advocacy?
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    by MarcusKspn Mar 24, '06
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    leslie :-D
  28. Anyone have problems with Doctors who sleep at work
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    by JessicRN Feb 19, '06
    12
    Fran_Nurse
  29. medication error?
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    by strawberry2006 Mar 22, '06
    13
    lisaow
  30. Do not resuscitate conflicts within the family.
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    by WonderingMind Dec 4, '05
    7
    elkpark

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