Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 51

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. use of oral syinges to administer oral meds
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  2. I Need Help With Careplan Again 911
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  3. North Carolina Professionals Against Medication Aides
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  4. Did you ever "neglect" a patient???
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  5. No call/show doing OT.
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  6. Nurse/Patient Ratios
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  7. Abx and PCA morphine
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  8. Medical decision Unit or Chest Pain observation
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  9. Calling out to Nurse Cathy
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  10. Generation gap and attitudes towards work - hurting patients?
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  11. Hi-Low Beds and Bed alarms
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    by Sassy1 Jul 20, '05
  12. Mayhem of a PICU unit
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  13. Need web sites for articles on unsafe nursing practice
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  14. decubiti redux...
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  15. Community nursing issues
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  16. Intravenous meds and medical assistants
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  17. Wouldn't this be considered some kind of abuse?
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  18. Suprapublic irrigation
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  19. suicide
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  20. 2 cases of abuse covered up
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  21. Share your feedback re: ethical nursing issues
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  22. transporting med-surg patients
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  23. Anyone work in skilled care?
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  24. HELP! NEED INFORMATION ABOUT "SAFE HARBOR ACT"!
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  25. Generic Drugs compared to Brand Name Drugs.
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  26. Infection control issue with pts. in precautions
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  27. Is there such a thing as a "VIP" patient?
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  28. Ever had a M.E. notify u in LTC
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    by nursemid02 Apr 9, '05
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  29. opened multidose vials- when to discard??
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    by Smitty,RN Jun 8, '01
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  30. Psych pts needing medical tx
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