Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 5

Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 5

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. Close call
    by Asystole721 Jun 9, '15
    5
    Asystole721
  2. The face of a medical error...
    by ♪♫ in my ♥ May 20, '14
    93
    Kissy1818
  3. Break away valve for central IV lines
    by nightnurse93 May 21, '15
    10
    annie.rn
  4. I'm being investigated by the BON!
    by daisy_duke May 3, '15
    32
    Crazynut
  5. Nursing Shortcuts: What works for you?
    Image by Brian May 6, '15
    2
    NOADLS
  6. Blue Pigtail on Nasogastric Tube
    by mikeynizm Apr 23, '15
    44
    Mavrick
  7. Who takes the med error hit?
    by BuckyBadgerRN Mar 26, '15
    32
    SmilingBluEyes
  8. Do comfort care patients get oxygen?
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    19
    AnthonyD
  9. Correcting low sodium too quickly
    by Birdy2 Apr 8, '15
    8
    Chisca
  10. Unsafe assignment?
    by _Skittles_ Apr 28, '15
    4
    Gooselady
  11. New Nurse Mistakes
    by ashley785 Jul 23, '14
    39
    kaylee.
  12. Protocol for blood pressure?
    by hotflashion Apr 22, '15
    11
    Seaofclouds
  13. Patient Safety Question/Nurses Conduct
    by ChrisMonty Mar 23, '15
    26
    CamillusRN
  14. Med Error
    by Daisie4100 Apr 14, '15
    8
    nurse lala
  15. Survey on nosocomial infections in the NICU - please help me by filling it out :)
    by pazhang Apr 6, '15
    2
    NicuGal
  16. Problems with ER
    by ReggieN Mar 17, '15
    66
    Anna Flaxis
  17. Would you send this patient to the unit?
    by Birdy2 Apr 6, '15
    46
    CamillusRN
  18. Normal saline after plasmapheresis
    by mikethethinker Apr 7, '15
    5
    calivianya
  19. Nursing Home - Abandonment?
    by sfisher50 Mar 26, '15
    7
    Meriwhen
  20. Incorrect medication prep
    by ARN1992 Apr 9, '15
    21
    CamillusRN
  21. Another mistake..new grad.
    by regerterb Mar 20, '15
    8
    iluvivt
  22. Medication safety what if...
    by SBGangelJC Mar 9, '15
    36
    Graduatenurse14
  23. Patient with Dementia's Right to Refusal
    by oblivionenigma Jan 5, '13
    25
    tyvin
  24. Advice on Challenging a Write-Up?
    by faithkindness Mar 19, '15
    11
    faithkindness
  25. AORN Standards of Care- Scrub with hand infection
    by taj09 Mar 23, '15
    1
    Rose_Queen
  26. Am I in the Wrong??
    by regerterb Mar 9, '15
    25
    nurseprnRN
  27. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN
  28. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Article by SEABOATSHELLS Sep 6, '13
    87
    BrandonLPN
  29. Patient's family requesting pain medication
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    17
    Libby1987
  30. Nurse Mistakes
    by lesquive Mar 1, '15
    10
    pockunit

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