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. Would you send this patient to the unit?
    by Birdy2 Apr 6, '15
    46
    CamillusRN
  2. Normal saline after plasmapheresis
    by mikethethinker Apr 7, '15
    5
    calivianya
  3. Nursing Home - Abandonment?
    by sfisher50 Mar 26, '15
    7
    Meriwhen
  4. Incorrect medication prep
    by ARN1992 Apr 9, '15
    21
    CamillusRN
  5. Another mistake..new grad.
    by regerterb Mar 20, '15
    8
    iluvivt
  6. Medication safety what if...
    by SBGangelJC Mar 9, '15
    36
    Graduatenurse14
  7. Advice on Challenging a Write-Up?
    by faithkindness Mar 19, '15
    11
    faithkindness
  8. AORN Standards of Care- Scrub with hand infection
    by taj09 Mar 23, '15
    1
    Rose_Queen
  9. Am I in the Wrong??
    by regerterb Mar 9, '15
    25
    nurseprnRN
  10. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN
  11. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Article by SEABOATSHELLS Sep 6, '13
    87
    BrandonLPN
  12. Patient's family requesting pain medication
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    17
    Libby1987
  13. Nurse Mistakes
    by lesquive Mar 1, '15
    10
    pockunit
  14. When to use a transfer belt
    by JRHampton Mar 11, '15
    1
    hppygr8ful
  15. Call in sick, or risk getting patients sick?
    by stelarRN Dec 23, '09
    39
    Guest03/15/15
  16. Stressed over a Sticker
    by 0402lady Mar 7, '15
    3
    icuRNmaggie
  17. Protonix in GI bleed
    by coleeliza Feb 28, '15
    8
    IVRUS
  18. Paracenthesis at the bedside
    by jj5128 Jan 31, '15
    10
    icuRNmaggie
  19. 3 Med Errors in One Shift
    by Roman1 Feb 23, '15
    10
    mariebailey
  20. Should a nurse perform CPR to someone outside of the healthcare setting?
    Poll by jjones1728 Mar 24, '13
    50
    cardiacfreak
  21. Errors--system problem or nursing problem?
    by dudette10 Feb 22, '15
    19
    psu_213
  22. Order or SOP
    by abbie14 Feb 24, '15
    1
    dudette10
  23. Other
    by MissMandy28 Feb 20, '15
    4
    dudette10
  24. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  25. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  26. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  27. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  28. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  29. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  30. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15

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