Nursing Issues On Patient Safety

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.

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  1. chest pain
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    by PATAPON May 11, '02
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    nurse kratchet
  2. medication
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    by tigger2sassy Dec 11, '01
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    WashYaHands
  3. Help on Med Surg from OB  dept.
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    by Ekaye Jan 16, '01
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    mother/babyRN
  4. The use of video cameras...
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    by night owl Mar 6, '02
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    mother/babyRN
  5. What do ya'll think of this?
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    by StudentSandra Mar 28, '02
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    OBNURSEHEATHER
  6. RNs working as Resp. Therapists
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    by SICU Queen Mar 28, '02
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    jamistlc
  7. Venting Over the VA
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    by kmchugh Apr 8, '02
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    ktwlpn
  8. Please help
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    by RNIAM Mar 12, '02
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    RNIAM
  9. Pay rate at VA hospitals?
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    by NurseDixie Feb 6, '02
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    traumaRUs
  10. team vs primary nursing
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    by moonrose2u Apr 2, '02
  11. Anyone allowed to nap on their breaks?
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    by dawngloves Jul 15, '01
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    babs_rn
  12. staffing
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    by erdiane Nov 30, '01
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    Brownms46
  13. Top Ten Signs Your Hospital Is In Trouble
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    by betts Mar 1, '02
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    krusey
  14. Pssssst, hey!
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    by night owl Mar 22, '02
  15. I love psych nursing but...
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    by ChristyM Mar 10, '02
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    Mary Dover
  16. Please help with Time management techniques
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    by cornelia Jun 26, '01
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    SKM-NURSIEPOOH
  17. Computers in Nursing
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    by Pringle Nov 5, '01
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    SKM-NURSIEPOOH
  18. Where Else Can Help for Alzheimer's Disease Be Obtained?
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    by betts Feb 8, '02
  19. What Are the Phases of Alzheimer's Disease and Their Management?
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    by betts Feb 8, '02
  20. pharmacy hours
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    by erdiane Dec 16, '01
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    deespoohbear
  21. Migraines treated with an estrogen patch
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    by Hardknox Nov 28, '01
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    VickyRN
  22. Questions about Veterans Hospitals
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    by deespoohbear Nov 1, '01
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    Huganurse
  23. medication
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    by tigger2sassy Dec 11, '01
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    nynurse1
  24. Nurses Respond
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    by betts Dec 3, '01
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    Y2KRN
  25. Which ostomy bag to use...
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    by night owl Dec 7, '01
  26. what would you do?
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    by NurseKrissy Dec 4, '01
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    nur20
  27. Patients on suicide precautions-what is your facility's policy?
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    by deespoohbear Oct 14, '01
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    RNforLongTime
  28. The "VIRTUAL" Nursing Center
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    by betts Nov 27, '01
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    OC_An Khe
  29. fire retardent lap aprons for w/c pt's?
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    by night owl Nov 28, '01
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    night owl
  30. I & O, VS recording sheets
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    by TracyB,RN Nov 21, '01
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    misti_z
  31. What would you do?
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    by alicia110 Oct 29, '01
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    kids
  32. med. error questions forCarge nurse, nurse manager, or supervisor
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    by mo_mo8 Nov 18, '01
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    psnurse
  33. Do you mix your own IV's?
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    by deespoohbear Aug 31, '01
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    deespoohbear
  34. Is this board off topic? I don't think so!
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    by Notanurse Nov 9, '01
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    KRVRN
  35. New Nurse....HELP
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    by GinaJ Oct 1, '01
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    ninaldunn
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