Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 7

Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 7

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. Bed alarms
    by katie2002 Sep 3, '14
    8
    LadyFree28
  2. California CNA scope of practice question
    • Closed
    Poll by CaliCNA Sep 13, '14
    5
    Esme12
  3. Please help me understand
    by Clementia Aug 27, '14
    36
    duskyjewel
  4. What "near drowning" looks like and a story
    by anon456 Jul 15, '14
    11
    annie.rn
  5. reported a nurse stealing narcs and not giving meds, shes friends with the DON :(
    by CynicallyVexed Aug 18, '14
    29
    heron
  6. I caused skin tear
    by Purple_roses Sep 1, '14
    9
  7. Study: Doctors don't wash hands properly 40% of the time
    by herring_RN Sep 3, '13
    17
    cd365c
  8. Unobserved fall and I feel awful!
    by EmeryRN Aug 28, '14
    22
    amoLucia
  9. Nurse cutbacks linked to death rates
    by sam1971 Aug 10, '14
    5
    IL-male RN
  10. Morbidly Obese and Fall risk
    by NightNurseRN13 Aug 26, '14
    2
    NightNurseRN13
  11. Diary of An ECMO Nurse
    by nowplayingjc Aug 17, '14
    8
  12. intentional or falls
    by Lvuv Aug 21, '14
    12
    morte
  13. Accuracy and Patient Safety vs Time Management
    by Goldenhare Nov 17, '11
    13
    Valerie99
  14. New nurse and big mistakes
    by apnurserock Jul 30, '14
    12
  15. Please, could an experienced nurse help.
    by soon_2Bnurse Aug 17, '14
    10
    OCNRN63
  16. Anticipation: Behavioral Risk Assessment
    Article by jadelpn Aug 7, '14
    4
    A Jaqueline
  17. Unsafe ED
    by HeartRN13 May 2, '14
    74
    Here.I.Stand
  18. Floating
    by luvmybabes Aug 9, '14
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  19. Sentinel Events
    by NYCHikerRN Jul 27, '14
    31
    icuRNmaggie
  20. question about mandated reporter of elderly
    by anon456 Aug 2, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  21. What to do: ED physician brought dog to work
    by skinzvictory Jul 21, '14
    67
    BlueDevil, DNP
  22. how do i go about this situation safely?
    by wishiwereanurse Jun 23, '14
    10
    TriciaJ
  23. Adult Depends/Underwear
    by grad2012RN Jul 19, '14
    17
    not.done.yet
  24. saline flushes over infusion pump versus manual flush in peds
    by choarn Jun 12, '10
    11
    iluvivt
  25. Nurse responsibility out of working hours
    • Closed
    by tatyana1973 Jul 28, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  26. Fall Action Plans
    by Pattsey Jul 25, '14
    1
    amoLucia
  27. With-holding resuscitation on pt in the absense of a signed DNR order form? What?!
    by Cat_LPN Apr 21, '11
    29
    FLICURN
  28. Stupid mistakes
    by New picu Jul 5, '14
    16
    toomuchbaloney
  29. Verbal Read-back
    by dutchnurse69 Jul 19, '14
    10
    nurseprnRN
  30. LPN in a nursing home
    by dianeroseward Jul 16, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  31. PICC line or Port a Cath & Running Blood
    by 0.adamantite Jul 15, '14
    7
    iluvivt
  32. child safety
    by amoLucia Jul 9, '14
    32
    Delicate Flower
  33. I made a potential deadly transcription error
    by NurseReneeLPN123 Jul 19, '14
    3
    Ruas61
  34. DPH pressure ulcer
    by zumbaspinRN Jul 15, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  35. Diluting medication by pushing through a distal IV port
    by M_RN Jul 10, '14
    12
    classicdame

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