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. Nurse Patient Ratio
    by lolaimation Sep 8, '14
    8
    herring_RN
  2. Could this be construed as "abuse"?
    by Pat_Pat RN Sep 13, '14
    45
    orange_dolphin
  3. Understaffed Surgical Unit
    by rnz17 Sep 10, '14
    9
    herring_RN
  4. Medication error
    by LilaJensenHerman Sep 19, '14
    3
    vintagemother
  5. epic nursing communications vs epic orders
    by Lvuv Sep 16, '14
    6
    dudette10
  6. Infection control
    by Frank10 Sep 15, '14
    1
    Here.I.Stand
  7. When to wash, When to rub?
    by jwha Sep 15, '14
    3
    anon456
  8. Have any of you ever been stuck by a needle and not felt it?
    by ka2rn Sep 5, '14
    14
    Ruby Vee
  9. Bed alarms
    by katie2002 Sep 3, '14
    8
    LadyFree28
  10. California CNA scope of practice question
    • Closed
    Poll by CaliCNA Sep 13, '14
    5
    Esme12
  11. Please help me understand
    by Clementia Aug 27, '14
    36
    duskyjewel
  12. What "near drowning" looks like and a story
    by anon456 Jul 15, '14
    11
    annie.rn
  13. reported a nurse stealing narcs and not giving meds, shes friends with the DON :(
    by CynicallyVexed Aug 18, '14
    29
    heron
  14. I caused skin tear
    by Purple_roses Sep 1, '14
    9
  15. Study: Doctors don't wash hands properly 40% of the time
    by herring_RN Sep 3, '13
    17
    cd365c
  16. Unobserved fall and I feel awful!
    by EmeryRN Aug 28, '14
    22
    amoLucia
  17. Nurse cutbacks linked to death rates
    by sam1971 Aug 10, '14
    5
    IL-male RN
  18. Morbidly Obese and Fall risk
    by NightNurseRN13 Aug 26, '14
    2
    NightNurseRN13
  19. Diary of An ECMO Nurse
    by nowplayingjc Aug 17, '14
    8
  20. intentional or falls
    by Lvuv Aug 21, '14
    12
    morte
  21. Accuracy and Patient Safety vs Time Management
    by Goldenhare Nov 17, '11
    13
    Valerie99
  22. New nurse and big mistakes
    by apnurserock Jul 30, '14
    12
  23. Please, could an experienced nurse help.
    by soon_2Bnurse Aug 17, '14
    10
    OCNRN63
  24. Anticipation: Behavioral Risk Assessment
    Article by jadelpn Aug 7, '14
    4
    A Jaqueline
  25. Unsafe ED
    by HeartRN13 May 2, '14
    74
    Here.I.Stand
  26. Floating
    by luvmybabes Aug 9, '14
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  27. Sentinel Events
    by NYCHikerRN Jul 27, '14
    31
    icuRNmaggie
  28. question about mandated reporter of elderly
    by anon456 Aug 2, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  29. What to do: ED physician brought dog to work
    by skinzvictory Jul 21, '14
    67
    BlueDevil, DNP
  30. how do i go about this situation safely?
    by wishiwereanurse Jun 23, '14
    10
    TriciaJ
  31. Adult Depends/Underwear
    by grad2012RN Jul 19, '14
    17
    not.done.yet
  32. saline flushes over infusion pump versus manual flush in peds
    by choarn Jun 12, '10
    11
    iluvivt
  33. Nurse responsibility out of working hours
    • Closed
    by tatyana1973 Jul 28, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  34. Fall Action Plans
    by Pattsey Jul 25, '14
    1
    amoLucia
  35. With-holding resuscitation on pt in the absense of a signed DNR order form? What?!
    by Cat_LPN Apr 21, '11
    29
    FLICURN

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