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. Restrictions on Accutane
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  2. Some computerized physician order entry can actually facilitate medication errors!
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  3. GN who fails boards and is still on orientation with RN
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  4. HIPAA:  Past, Present and Future Implications for Nurses
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  5. Need Advice!
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  6. Critical/Panic Values- JCAHO pt safety goal
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    by Queen Bee Aug 11, '05
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  7. Can I bring books to the floor to help with my learning
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  8. use of oral syinges to administer oral meds
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    by vague1 Aug 8, '05
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  9. I Need Help With Careplan Again 911
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  10. North Carolina Professionals Against Medication Aides
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    by VickyRN Aug 8, '05
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  11. Did you ever "neglect" a patient???
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    by Debbie_LPN Feb 5, '05
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  12. No call/show doing OT.
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    by night owl Aug 7, '05
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  13. Nurse/Patient Ratios
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  14. Abx and PCA morphine
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  15. Medical decision Unit or Chest Pain observation
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    by Dalzac Jun 29, '05
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  16. Calling out to Nurse Cathy
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    by button2cute Jul 26, '05
  17. Generation gap and attitudes towards work - hurting patients?
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  18. Hi-Low Beds and Bed alarms
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    by Sassy1 Jul 20, '05
  19. Mayhem of a PICU unit
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  20. Need web sites for articles on unsafe nursing practice
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    by buggyboot2u Jul 9, '05
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  21. decubiti redux...
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    by NurseFirst Jul 4, '05
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  22. Community nursing issues
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  23. Intravenous meds and medical assistants
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  24. Wouldn't this be considered some kind of abuse?
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    by BowlerRN Jul 1, '05
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  25. Suprapublic irrigation
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  26. suicide
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  27. 2 cases of abuse covered up
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  28. Share your feedback re: ethical nursing issues
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    by newnurse2005 Mar 19, '05
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  29. transporting med-surg patients
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  30. Anyone work in skilled care?
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