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. Abx and PCA morphine
    • Closed
    by SheriLynnRN Aug 5, '05
    1
    Gail-Anne
  2. Medical decision Unit or Chest Pain observation
    • Closed
    by Dalzac Jun 29, '05
    4
    HappyNurse2005
  3. Calling out to Nurse Cathy
    • Closed
    by button2cute Jul 26, '05
  4. Generation gap and attitudes towards work - hurting patients?
    • Closed
    by pebbles May 15, '05
    84
    HuggyPuglet
  5. Hi-Low Beds and Bed alarms
    • Closed
    by Sassy1 Jul 20, '05
  6. Mayhem of a PICU unit
    • Closed
    by KatyM Jun 13, '05
    7
    MacNurse
  7. Need web sites for articles on unsafe nursing practice
    • Closed
    by buggyboot2u Jul 9, '05
    3
    mdfog10
  8. decubiti redux...
    • Closed
    by NurseFirst Jul 4, '05
    19
    laurenD
  9. Community nursing issues
    • Closed
    by samhlh Jul 12, '05
    1
    stidget99
  10. Intravenous meds and medical assistants
    • Closed
    by quest33 Sep 20, '03
    121
    canoehead
  11. Wouldn't this be considered some kind of abuse?
    • Closed
    by BowlerRN Jul 1, '05
    11
    sgent
  12. Suprapublic irrigation
    • Closed
    by Bodap Jul 5, '05
    1
    kathc
  13. suicide
    • Closed
    by surreal Jun 22, '05
    20
    Gompers
  14. 2 cases of abuse covered up
    • Closed
    by kimann37 May 12, '05
    26
    Geeg
  15. Share your feedback re: ethical nursing issues
    • Closed
    by newnurse2005 Mar 19, '05
    28
    pricklypear
  16. transporting med-surg patients
    • Closed
    by Bootz Educator Jun 27, '05
    1
    pickledpepperRN
  17. Anyone work in skilled care?
    • Closed
    by ZZTopRN Jun 22, '05
    5
    fuerza757
  18. HELP! NEED INFORMATION ABOUT "SAFE HARBOR ACT"!
    • Closed
    by purplesdk Jun 24, '05
    3
    bargainhound
  19. Generic Drugs compared to Brand Name Drugs.
    • Closed
    by Swedenboi6 Jun 21, '05
    13
    TiffyRN
  20. Infection control issue with pts. in precautions
    • Closed
    by evans_c1 Jun 12, '05
    18
    KimberRN1
  21. Is there such a thing as a "VIP" patient?
    • Closed
    by ButterflyRN04 Apr 9, '05
    32
    sbic56
  22. Ever had a M.E. notify u in LTC
    • Closed
    by nursemid02 Apr 9, '05
    14
    NRSKarenRN
  23. opened multidose vials- when to discard??
    • Closed
    by Smitty,RN Jun 8, '01
    16
    barefootlady
  24. Psych pts needing medical tx
    • Closed
    by Morning-glory Jun 4, '05
    9
    Mystery5
  25. artifical nails off..angry nurse
    • Closed
    by Lady Sapphire Jan 15, '05
    160
    sarah_bellum
  26. Change ... I could've just cried today ....
    • Closed
    by OntCaRPN May 29, '05
    2
    OntCaRPN
  27. impaired nurses
    • Closed
    by dixienurse2be May 30, '05
    1
    SmilingBluEyes
  28. Instructor Liability?
    • Closed
    by blurrgurrl May 22, '05
    10
    blurrgurrl
  29. Preventing Falls
    • Closed
    by mirry007 May 22, '05
    2
    mirry007
  30. ?  central line mistake
    • Closed
    by kelly64 May 20, '05
    5
    markjrn

close