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. Our nurse-patient ratio changed for the worse... Help!
    4
  2. When a Resident Refuses
    by Nightowl_RN Apr 28
    15
    ksrn20
  3. Issues w/staff
    by momo_2013 Mar 4
    27
    toomuchbaloney
  4. Inappropriate discharge
    • Closed
    by Redmaile May 1
    3
    Esme12
  5. Nurses Notes: Guidelines On What Not To Chart
    Article FAQs by TheCommuter Mar 22
    33
    All4NursingRN
  6. Urgent Mandate Question
    by Joeyy Apr 21
    6
    Nola009
  7. Patient ratio
    by Catalina1318 Apr 24
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  8. The healthcare systems adoption of electronical interoperability through EMR
    by UTDGC Apr 18
    1
    GrnTea
  9. Medication administration vs Patients wants
    by Notmarvin Apr 14
    40
    toomuchbaloney
  10. Wrong documentation
    by Lola RN Apr 14
    1
    toomuchbaloney
  11. Do you have a process if you disagree with discharge of a patient?
    by Codeblue1982 Mar 20
    17
    GrnTea
  12. Made a PainMed Charting Error- help?
    by newnurse2014 Apr 7
    6
    toomuchbaloney
  13. "I'm going to smash your face in"
    by jannjul76 Feb 21
    22
    Always Hopeful
  14. Afraid to kill a patient
    by ward81 Mar 2
    19
    anon456
  15. I feel like I caused a patient's death and I can't get over it
    by jane82 Oct 12, '13
    78
    RobtheORNurse
  16. Elopement (a personal story and a plea)
    by Here.I.Stand Mar 30
    18
    HappyWife77
  17. Safety of Electronic Documentation
    by herring_RN Jun 25, '13
    13
    dudette10
  18. Recurring Protonix Nightmare
    by Firewood Mar 22
    3
    rnKato
  19. abuse and harassment
    by wiley6coyote Mar 30
    4
    jadelpn
  20. Are you familiar with AHRQ?
    by Beth AHRQ Feb 10
    2
    Esme12
  21. Unjustly fired for requesting proper staffing?
    by zyft01 Oct 22, '13
    17
    xoemmylouox
  22. Putting "your license on the line" at a job... Please explain!
    • Closed
    by Nola009 Feb 26
    46
    NRSKarenRN
  23. C. Diff in the hallways!
    by dubspot Mar 24
    15
    eeffoc_emmig
  24. Nursing students on medication
    by kjnsweets Feb 16
    153
    sissiesmama
  25. Restraint without order
    by Nursebirdy Mar 11
    15
    jrwest
  26. Reporting Neglect in Home Health
    by Sherriblu Mar 18
    15
    brillohead
  27. OTC medication one bottle-multiple participants
    by ggcolonnello Mar 20
    5
    Jen-Elizabeth
  28. Why is it so hard to find a fair employer
    by Nola009 Feb 24
    9
    Nola009
  29. Venipuncture - gauze vs cotton ball
    by fozziebear Mar 7
    15
    Ella26
  30. C-Diff: Ways to Make Your Patients Safer
    by Beth AHRQ Mar 13
  31. The Admission Process: Make sure you actually say something of importance!
    Article by pinkiepieRN Feb 9
    19
    anewsns
  32. Prisoner on a psych unit?
    by JenniferFields Mar 7
    3
    MrChicagoRN
  33. Help, I'm stuck and unsure what to do??
    by Lopezlvn Feb 21
    18
    Mn nurse 22
  34. Joint Commission's Staffing Standards for Hospitals
    by hunnybeeRN Mar 6
    2
    HouTx
  35. Peg tube feeding splashed on my face
    by sosvenezuela Mar 6
    6
    sbostonRN

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