Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 49

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. RN to pt ratio @ your hospital?
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    by plumrn Oct 23, '04
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    JessicRN
  2. Help...what is going on with this patient?
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    by limabean Apr 2, '06
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    prmenrs
  3. Doctors who dont listen or dont care
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    by chenoaspirit Feb 7, '06
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    lberghood
  4. Pain Management
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    by Bethena Mar 4, '06
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    Bethena
  5. Moral dillema
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    by RN92 Apr 2, '06
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    SUSANNAH CRNP
  6. Any expereince with patient controlled oral analgesic
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    by roey Mar 25, '06
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    RN4NICU
  7. Is Medicare TRYING to kill patients?*vent*
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    by CarrieH Mar 25, '06
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    CarrieH
  8. Teaching Patient Advocacy?
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    by MarcusKspn Mar 24, '06
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    leslie :-D
  9. Anyone have problems with Doctors who sleep at work
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    by JessicRN Feb 19, '06
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    Fran_Nurse
  10. medication error?
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    by strawberry2006 Mar 22, '06
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    lisaow
  11. Do not resuscitate conflicts within the family.
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    by WonderingMind Dec 4, '05
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    elkpark
  12. Can I give half a dose?
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    by limabean Feb 21, '06
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    rosemadder
  13. Ethical Issues?
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    by chicabochica Feb 24, '06
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    rosemadder
  14. 12 hour shifts
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    by 1972 Mar 22, '06
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    NephroBSN
  15. Continuous Insulin drip
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    by jocolorado Mar 20, '06
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    bonesrn
  16. Considered Mandatory Overtime?
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    by HillNPStudent Mar 3, '06
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    Nellie Nurse
  17. Scopolamine IV. Why not?
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    by dsgrandmarn Mar 17, '06
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    Genista
  18. Labor Laws
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    by JonDoe1987 Feb 28, '06
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    pickledpepperRN
  19. how does political issues affect nursing?
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    by lateen808 Mar 9, '06
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    NurseKevin
  20. Adequate Staffing
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    by mjscan_07 Mar 14, '06
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    HappyNurse2005
  21. Where to report an unsafe doctor?
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    by chenoaspirit Mar 13, '06
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    EricJRN
  22. Narcotic Irregularities
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    by AlexCCRN Mar 10, '06
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    nuresnia
  23. Heparin Drip Management
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    by Tbrita Mar 9, '06
  24. Agency nurses are your friends!!!
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    by IluvMyPtsPeriod Jul 10, '01
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    SLREGIER
  25. MAs supervising RNs and LPNs
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    by breenzanemom Mar 3, '06
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    CarrieH
  26. 12 hour shifts
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    by Caligirlrn2b Jan 30, '06
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    I_Love_Nursing
  27. Medicare Patients Still Paying Very High Prices for Medication
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    by SueBee RN-BSN Feb 28, '06
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    clee1
  28. Telemetry Monitor Tech - Skill Set and Numbers
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    by tarheelhokie Feb 25, '06
  29. Discolored Roxanol?
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    by BowlerRN Feb 21, '06
    5
    BowlerRN
  30. student teaching assignment
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    by nayray13 Feb 20, '06

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