Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 56

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. True Shortage of Nurses???
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    by VickyRN Sep 4, '04
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    kcsun3
  2. Elopement
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    by USAFR RN Oct 7, '04
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    Katnip
  3. Stressed out and Getting Out
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    by CseMgr1 Aug 8, '04
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    UM Review RN
  4. Columbia/HCA
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    by RN4NICU Jul 4, '04
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    lyceeboo
  5. smoking in hospice?
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    by petra Oct 16, '04
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  6. An RN changing meds without a doctors order?
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    by nosonew Oct 14, '04
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    veteranRN
  7. Antiseptics & Wound Care
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    by lovelie_skittle Oct 13, '04
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    apaisRN
  8. heparin and lovenox?????
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    by rose28164 Oct 11, '04
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    apaisRN
  9. Privatization of Health Care
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    by ianyeh Oct 2, '04
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    Da Monk
  10. Team Nursing
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    by NKONOPA Sep 27, '04
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  11. Bad Example
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    by oramar Oct 2, '04
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    mattsmom81
  12. hospitals and cold sore policies
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    by miss.bandaid Sep 28, '04
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  13. Falls Team, need help w/monthly percentage of falls at different hospitals
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    by Crazy Mama Sep 28, '04
  14. Corporate Policy Problems
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    by tinnekke Sep 21, '04
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    renerian
  15. Nursing Identity: is it to Dress in White?
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    by Daqueengene Sep 21, '04
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    June55Baby
  16. Locked ICU
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    by Missy CCRN Sep 21, '04
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    wam79
  17. undermedicating pain in the elderly
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    by ktwlpn Aug 28, '04
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    nancynurz
  18. epi injection for bee stings
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    by payday Sep 22, '04
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    truern
  19. Hundreds seek advice in CJD scare
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    by gwenith Sep 13, '04
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    talaxandra
  20. Teachers' Group Votes Against Helping Children w/Diabetes
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    by ham22 Jul 12, '04
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  21. Efforts to Improve Collaboration Between Nursing Homes and a Health System
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    by NRSKarenRN Sep 8, '04
  22. Nrsging School-What was your worst error?
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    by hotcoffee1 Jun 26, '04
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  23. Sentinel Events
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    by RN92 Aug 27, '04
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    barefootlady
  24. To Assess or Not to Assess...
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    by it'sallbueno Aug 6, '04
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    transplantnurse
  25. i need info
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    by Lateefa Aug 25, '04
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    krickitrn
  26. Kardexes yes or no?
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    by paula miller Jul 11, '04
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    ProfRN4
  27. question about staffing guideline
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    by julie_anne Aug 18, '04
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    RNKPCE
  28. cardiac/bp meds- giving against policies/non-tele unit
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    by smartynurse Aug 16, '04
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    cori.d
  29. CNAs with attitudes
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    by bemory Aug 10, '04
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    smk1
  30. ER ethics
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    by UMTXRN Aug 4, '04
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    Jay-Jay

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