Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 6

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. Forbidden Extremity Sign and VTE in Arm
    by lapizius Sep 22, '16
    4
    oceanblue52
  2. Unsafe work conditions?
    by whitsj2 Jul 22, '16
    10
    BeenThere2012
  3. Why are we so complacent with high patient loads
    by Fullmetalnurse May 14, '16
    13
    BeenThere2012
  4. Does your hospital go on diversion
    by NurseDMSN Nov 22, '15
    12
    mmc51264
  5. Urinary Catheter
    by lulu_mata11 Sep 30, '16
    3
    kataraang
  6. CPAP, a talk with my charge, and an unhelpful RT
    by x3divine Sep 16, '16
    16
    Tenebrae
  7. CPR Universal Precautions
    by ppsmi Sep 14, '16
    8
    paroxetina
  8. AMA safety
    by CNSnurse Sep 16, '16
    5
    Boog'sCRRN246
  9. Cath Lab Code Blue
    by rubyagnes Sep 3, '16
    4
    martymoose
  10. Medicare fraud
    by Magnoliaflowers Sep 10, '16
    4
    Buyer beware
  11. CNA: Patient and LVN: Patient ratio's in an ALF??
    by jennakay89 May 30, '10
    6
  12. Sundowning and the risk of a patient fall
    by jm_emt Aug 16, '16
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  13. PCA pumps and capnography
    by Double Dunker Sep 2, '16
    5
    haunani
  14. Anyone know reliable strategies to obtain needed patient lifts?
    by jm_emt Aug 31, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  15. I need advice
    by Stephienic Aug 23, '16
    3
    spowell16
  16. Not firing a nurse for being unsafe
    by db2xs Aug 15, '16
    10
    db2xs
  17. Would You Do This?
    by westieluv Aug 18, '16
    7
    Marisette
  18. Nursing and practices that are not safe
    by Springdaisy Aug 25, '16
    2
    BuckyBadgerRN
  19. Recordkeeping
    by champycj Aug 24, '16
    1
    BuckyBadgerRN
  20. Safety issue: 2 high risk pt's: one fell during shift
    by LonghornChic Aug 9, '16
    9
    crazin01
  21. How to advocate for safe staffing?
    by XxmercymexX Aug 2, '16
    1
    Buyer beware
  22. Lifting Equiptment? Dos/Donts and Patient Safety
    by SexyFloridaGirl Jun 11, '13
    12
    jm_emt
  23. break? what's a break?
    by jhuff9292 May 10, '16
    7
    toomuchbaloney
  24. False documentation... more common than you think.
    by OnlybyHisgraceRN Apr 26, '12
    107
    OrganizedChaos
  25. Alaris Pump Roller Clamp
    by deeterdey Jul 13, '16
    4
    Lev <3
  26. Of course, it's always the nurse's fault.
    by vbarger28 Apr 4, '16
    14
    BeenThere2012
  27. Central Line safety
    by NursingOR Jun 4, '16
    9
    nynursey_
  28. The worst.
    by soyoureanurse Jun 19, '16
    6
    nynursey_
  29. Tag team elopement
    by statcoffee Mar 19, '16
    9
    hppygr8ful
  30. Worried That Doctor's Orders Will Hasten A Patient's Death
    by PrincessNur Jun 4, '16
    54
    MunoRN

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