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. Forgot to use filter with IV dilantin
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    by noodlenurse Jul 29, '06
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    neetnik461
  2. Safety of Fluoride Questioned
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    by indigo girl Jun 10, '06
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    azhiker96
  3. What ingredients are in your Ben and Jerrys?
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    by indigo girl Jul 24, '06
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    indigo girl
  4. Hurricane Katrina and murder charges
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    by GeorgiaNurse320 Jul 24, '06
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    sirI
  5. DNR Question
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    by mjscan_07 May 10, '06
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    icare4icu
  6. Nursing Shortage
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    by olichi Mar 15, '06
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    milliesmom
  7. Probationary Licenses
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    by beekman3 Apr 12, '06
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    baileyboo923
  8. An Introduction to Personal Health Records
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    by sirI Jun 27, '06
  9. NPO for 36 hours or more?
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    by cyssan Jun 23, '06
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    NRSKarenRN
  10. 12N Sleeping During Break
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    by MEDRQST Sep 20, '05
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    RNin2007
  11. 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
  12. unoriented contract staff filling staffing shortages
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    by Cinzo May 21, '05
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    11 to 7
  13. Entering All New Orders
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    by sef1968 Jun 17, '06
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    DONN
  14. Blood administration policy
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    by nickola Oct 23, '05
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    homesteadlite
  15. How Can Mercury in Vaccines Be Safe?
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    by indigo girl Apr 17, '06
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    azhiker96
  16. unsafe cadaver tissues
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    by traumahawk99 Jun 10, '06
  17. Theory
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    by DEE 2006 Jun 4, '06
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    DEE 2006
  18. Conflicts of Interest in Vaccine Policy Making
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    by indigo girl Apr 21, '06
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    azhiker96
  19. Bitter Pills - Dateline Nbc Special
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    by RANCH GIRL Jun 5, '06
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    azhiker96
  20. Power crazy pharmacist-what can be done?
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    by MissPiggy Jan 22, '06
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    dorimar
  21. Injured Nurses
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    by rn_imw May 11, '06
  22. #1 safety peeve.
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    by anonymurse Apr 24, '06
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    Inquisitive one
  23. doctoral student in healthcare administration needs help
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    by kismetsun Apr 10, '06
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    kismetsun
  24. When are we required to notify DCF?
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    by dpipes44 Apr 18, '06
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    ljds
  25. Patches left in public
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    by amgo24 Mar 8, '06
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    katie258
  26. would this be abandonment?
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    by psalm Apr 12, '06
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    crb613
  27. Need Advice ASAP-have been suspended
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    by robinregisterednut Jan 21, '06
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    barbyann
  28. RN to pt ratio @ your hospital?
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    by plumrn Oct 23, '04
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    JessicRN
  29. Help...what is going on with this patient?
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    by limabean Apr 2, '06
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    prmenrs
  30. Doctors who dont listen or dont care
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    by chenoaspirit Feb 7, '06
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    lberghood

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