Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 54

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. Drug errors
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    by chrisgidney Sep 25, '99
    35
    Bill Levinson
  2. Was I wrong to say anything?
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    by lil_miss_attitude Nov 30, '04
    40
    P_RN
  3. Radiology Techs practicing Nursing?
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    by Evagall Nov 2, '04
    16
    eph432girl
  4. Bite sticks???
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    by CTonkinRN Nov 27, '04
    4
    mcmike55
  5. Tattoos and health professionals...
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    by NurseFirst Nov 19, '04
    21
    bluesky
  6. Any hospitals out there using discharge lobbies/lounges?
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    by pjdouble Nov 19, '04
    7
  7. Fda Med Watch
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    by SusanJean Nov 20, '04
    1
    akcarmean
  8. How Do You Accept Report on an Understaffed Unit???
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    by oldernurse Aug 3, '04
    18
    lifeisbeautiful
  9. timing of meds
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    by katzrkool Nov 11, '04
    5
    talaxandra
  10. Quality management technology in hospitals
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    by Bill Levinson Nov 11, '04
  11. learning from mistakes...too many?
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    by miss.bandaid Sep 22, '04
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    NurseFirst
  12. understanding a patient with porphyria
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    by YSADL Nov 6, '04
    2
    mango-lo-maniac
  13. CDC Chief: Flu season off to slow start.
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    by URO-RN Nov 8, '04
    1
    URO-RN
  14. An ethical question about closeted gay providers and patient requests
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    by ChrisA Nov 6, '04
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    rngreenhorn
  15. Easy Department
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    by malusport Oct 4, '04
    26
    MultipurposeRN
  16. medical orders?
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    by olympiad27 Oct 5, '01
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    cadillac05
  17. bar coding
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    by pa-tricia Oct 15, '04
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    mattsmom81
  18. Should Pts. see ALL information in an Adverse Event?
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    by UM Review RN Oct 30, '04
    8
    mattsmom81
  19. Newborn Resuscitation in the absence of a Peds Provider
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    by USNRN309 Oct 30, '04
    1
    Mimi2RN
  20. ISO 9000 and patient safety
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    by Bill Levinson Oct 29, '04
    2
    Bill Levinson
  21. Manager vs Leader
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    by MedicDanRN Oct 12, '04
    2
    fhare
  22. Is your facility planning for the flu?
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    by pickledpepperRN Oct 17, '04
    2
    rjflyn
  23. Break at the beginning of the shift
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    by maggiecheung Sep 29, '04
    12
    nursebonkers
  24. cardizem drip nurse/patient ratio
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    by lihuejan Sep 16, '04
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    nursebonkers
  25. True Shortage of Nurses???
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    by VickyRN Sep 4, '04
    12
    kcsun3
  26. Elopement
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    by USAFR RN Oct 7, '04
    2
    Katnip
  27. Stressed out and Getting Out
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    by CseMgr1 Aug 8, '04
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    UM Review RN
  28. Columbia/HCA
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    by RN4NICU Jul 4, '04
    14
    lyceeboo
  29. smoking in hospice?
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    by petra Oct 16, '04
    5
  30. An RN changing meds without a doctors order?
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    by nosonew Oct 14, '04
    11
    veteranRN

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