Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 52

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. Wouldn't this be considered some kind of abuse?
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    by BowlerRN Jul 1, '05
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  2. Suprapublic irrigation
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  3. suicide
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    by surreal Jun 22, '05
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  4. 2 cases of abuse covered up
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    by kimann37 May 12, '05
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  5. Share your feedback re: ethical nursing issues
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    by newnurse2005 Mar 19, '05
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  6. transporting med-surg patients
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    by Bootz Educator Jun 27, '05
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  7. Anyone work in skilled care?
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    by ZZTopRN Jun 22, '05
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  8. HELP! NEED INFORMATION ABOUT "SAFE HARBOR ACT"!
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    by purplesdk Jun 24, '05
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  9. Generic Drugs compared to Brand Name Drugs.
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    by Swedenboi6 Jun 21, '05
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  10. Infection control issue with pts. in precautions
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    by evans_c1 Jun 12, '05
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  11. Is there such a thing as a "VIP" patient?
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    by ButterflyRN04 Apr 9, '05
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  12. Ever had a M.E. notify u in LTC
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    by nursemid02 Apr 9, '05
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  13. opened multidose vials- when to discard??
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    by Smitty,RN Jun 8, '01
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  14. Psych pts needing medical tx
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    by Morning-glory Jun 4, '05
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  15. artifical nails off..angry nurse
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    by Lady Sapphire Jan 15, '05
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  16. Change ... I could've just cried today ....
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    by OntCaRPN May 29, '05
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  17. impaired nurses
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    by dixienurse2be May 30, '05
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  18. Instructor Liability?
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    by blurrgurrl May 22, '05
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  19. Preventing Falls
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    by mirry007 May 22, '05
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  20. ?  central line mistake
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    by kelly64 May 20, '05
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  21. Medication error
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  22. state is threatening to go after license over precharting
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  23. What do you do if a patient strikes?
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    by Emery Apr 29, '05
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  24. What would you do???
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    by angeldaisy Apr 24, '05
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  25. Needle safety devices- mandatory???
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    by ProfRN4 Apr 28, '05
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  26. super nurse syndrome
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    by claire g Apr 9, '05
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  27. Hospital Computers May Be Reservoir for Transmission of Resistant Bacteria
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    by UM Review RN Apr 22, '05
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  28. Acuity staffing/Van slyck
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    by Dennis nurse Apr 21, '05
  29. Is the ER supposed to stablize the Patient before transferring to the unit?
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    by indapinda Apr 20, '05
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  30. what kind of safety issues do you all have in your hopsital?
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    by lee1 Apr 17, '05
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