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. Feeling a little discourage
    by kurisutein Jun 16, '15
    3
    hybr1d
  2. DM2 and Lipitor
    by mmc51264 Jun 23, '15
  3. My patient had a fall.
    by regerterb Jun 8, '15
    10
  4. Pending resp. viral panals and patients
    by flamalenurse Jun 9, '15
    1
    Okami_CCRN
  5. Close call
    by Asystole721 Jun 9, '15
    5
    Asystole721
  6. The face of a medical error...
    by ♪♫ in my ♥ May 20, '14
    93
    Kissy1818
  7. Break away valve for central IV lines
    by nightnurse93 May 21, '15
    10
    annie.rn
  8. Nursing Shortcuts: What works for you?
    Image by Brian May 6, '15
    2
    NOADLS
  9. Blue Pigtail on Nasogastric Tube
    by mikeynizm Apr 23, '15
    44
    Mavrick
  10. Who takes the med error hit?
    by BuckyBadgerRN Mar 26, '15
    32
    SmilingBluEyes
  11. Do comfort care patients get oxygen?
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    19
    AnthonyD
  12. Correcting low sodium too quickly
    by Birdy2 Apr 8, '15
    8
    Chisca
  13. Unsafe assignment?
    by _Skittles_ Apr 28, '15
    4
    Gooselady
  14. New Nurse Mistakes
    by ashley785 Jul 23, '14
    39
    kaylee.
  15. Protocol for blood pressure?
    by hotflashion Apr 22, '15
    11
    Seaofclouds
  16. Patient Safety Question/Nurses Conduct
    by ChrisMonty Mar 23, '15
    26
    CamillusRN
  17. Med Error
    by Daisie4100 Apr 14, '15
    8
    nurse lala
  18. Survey on nosocomial infections in the NICU - please help me by filling it out :)
    by pazhang Apr 6, '15
    2
    NicuGal
  19. Problems with ER
    by ReggieN Mar 17, '15
    66
    Anna Flaxis
  20. Would you send this patient to the unit?
    by Birdy2 Apr 6, '15
    46
    CamillusRN
  21. Normal saline after plasmapheresis
    by mikethethinker Apr 7, '15
    5
    calivianya
  22. Nursing Home - Abandonment?
    by sfisher50 Mar 26, '15
    7
    Meriwhen
  23. Incorrect medication prep
    by ARN1992 Apr 9, '15
    21
    CamillusRN
  24. Another mistake..new grad.
    by regerterb Mar 20, '15
    8
    iluvivt
  25. Medication safety what if...
    by SBGangelJC Mar 9, '15
    36
    Graduatenurse14
  26. Patient with Dementia's Right to Refusal
    by oblivionenigma Jan 5, '13
    25
    tyvin
  27. Advice on Challenging a Write-Up?
    by faithkindness Mar 19, '15
    11
    faithkindness
  28. AORN Standards of Care- Scrub with hand infection
    by taj09 Mar 23, '15
    1
    Rose_Queen
  29. Am I in the Wrong??
    by regerterb Mar 9, '15
    25
    nurseprnRN
  30. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN

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