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. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  2. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  3. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  4. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  5. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  6. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  7. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  8. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  9. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  10. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  11. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  12. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN
  13. IVP meds- is this safe?
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 25, '15
    16
    NicuGal
  14. Pt. Falls
    by Nursingluv101 Feb 6, '15
    2
    kaylee.
  15. nursing homes and large patient to nurse ratio
    by bargraphix Jan 7, '15
    12
    dream'n
  16. Do you cap off a discountinued IV?
    by northmississippi Jan 27, '15
    9
    klone
  17. Healthcare Facilities running out of medications + supplies
    by calivianya Jan 15, '15
    57
    FLAlleycat
  18. need an advice
    by kara_vn Jan 28, '15
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  19. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  20. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k
  21. Overwhelmed in the NICU
    by xoemmylouox Jan 14, '15
    3
    NicuGal
  22. What constitutes a "fall" at your facility?
    by mmc51264 Jan 5, '15
    14
    bluegeegoo2
  23. reporting a negligent doc
    by anon456 Jan 15, '15
    3
    nurseprnRN
  24. Inhaler and Medications
    by medicalmissionary Jan 12, '15
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  25. Nurse/patient ratio
    by madghost31 Apr 1, '14
    11
    madghost31
  26. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  27. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18
  28. Living through going to barcode scanning
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 10, '15
    13
    Tenebrae
  29. Running low on soap
    by simonsmom Jan 4, '15
    22
    Graduatenurse14
  30. Tying Patient Satisfaction to Medicare Reimbursement is Problematic
    Article by TheCommuter Mar 7, '13
    75
    TheCommuter
  31. Policy statements
    by mother1111 Dec 29, '14
    4
    Here.I.Stand
  32. Rapid Response Team Stories
    by juliav Jan 1, '15
    13
    nrsang97
  33. anxiety about a mistake
    by wmrn88 Dec 29, '14
    9
    NurseGirl525
  34. What can I (we) do? RANT
    by Lev <3 Dec 21, '14
    28
    Ayvah
  35. needle stick
    by abarnes2 Dec 29, '14
    2
    Esme12

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