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. Courtesy Assessment
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  2. POP technique for declogging PICC lines
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  3. Non liscensed/medical personel passing meds/Lost PT
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  4. Physician Complaint
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  5. Increasing our workload once again!
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  6. Nurses Helping Nurses Quit Smoking
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  7. Do Living Wills Mean Anything?
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  8. Evidence-based plan of action to reduce falls
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  9. Beth RN
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  10. Protecting my license..
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  11. Anyone else "caught" MRSA?
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  12. self scheduling question
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  13. Lawsuit Happy Patients
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  14. Nurse Employment
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  15. IPN Program
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  16. What do you think of using paramedics for nursing shortage
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  17. Neglegent Superior, What to do?
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  18. Off shift nurse supervision
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  19. who can check blood
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  20. arrrgghhh
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  21. Physicians Not Reading Your Chart
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  22. Hostile Working Environment
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  23. Patients' privacy and HIPAA vs. staff's right to know
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  24. Any HCV infected nurses out there?
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  25. change in role of a nurse
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  26. RN to patient ratios
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  27. ISMP survey on promethazine - need by Sept 29, 2006
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    by VickyRN Sep 1, '06
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  28. Forcing overtime
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    by sharann Aug 15, '06
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  29. Treat your patient's pain!!
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    by lmessajumper Aug 20, '06
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  30. new here but would like a response--long
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