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. Close call
    by Asystole721 Jun 9, '15
    5
    Asystole721
  2. The face of a medical error...
    by ♪♫ in my ♥ May 20, '14
    93
    Kissy1818
  3. Break away valve for central IV lines
    by nightnurse93 May 21, '15
    10
    annie.rn
  4. Nursing Shortcuts: What works for you?
    Image by Brian May 6, '15
    2
    NOADLS
  5. Blue Pigtail on Nasogastric Tube
    by mikeynizm Apr 23, '15
    44
    Mavrick
  6. Who takes the med error hit?
    by BuckyBadgerRN Mar 26, '15
    32
    SmilingBluEyes
  7. Do comfort care patients get oxygen?
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    19
    AnthonyD
  8. Correcting low sodium too quickly
    by Birdy2 Apr 8, '15
    8
    Chisca
  9. Unsafe assignment?
    by _Skittles_ Apr 28, '15
    4
    Gooselady
  10. New Nurse Mistakes
    by ashley785 Jul 23, '14
    39
    kaylee.
  11. Protocol for blood pressure?
    by hotflashion Apr 22, '15
    11
    Seaofclouds
  12. Patient Safety Question/Nurses Conduct
    by ChrisMonty Mar 23, '15
    26
    CamillusRN
  13. Med Error
    by Daisie4100 Apr 14, '15
    8
    nurse lala
  14. Survey on nosocomial infections in the NICU - please help me by filling it out :)
    by pazhang Apr 6, '15
    2
    NicuGal
  15. Problems with ER
    by ReggieN Mar 17, '15
    66
    Anna Flaxis
  16. Would you send this patient to the unit?
    by Birdy2 Apr 6, '15
    46
    CamillusRN
  17. Normal saline after plasmapheresis
    by mikethethinker Apr 7, '15
    5
    calivianya
  18. Nursing Home - Abandonment?
    by sfisher50 Mar 26, '15
    7
    Meriwhen
  19. Incorrect medication prep
    by ARN1992 Apr 9, '15
    21
    CamillusRN
  20. Another mistake..new grad.
    by regerterb Mar 20, '15
    8
    iluvivt
  21. Medication safety what if...
    by SBGangelJC Mar 9, '15
    36
    Graduatenurse14
  22. Advice on Challenging a Write-Up?
    by faithkindness Mar 19, '15
    11
    faithkindness
  23. AORN Standards of Care- Scrub with hand infection
    by taj09 Mar 23, '15
    1
    Rose_Queen
  24. Am I in the Wrong??
    by regerterb Mar 9, '15
    25
    nurseprnRN
  25. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN
  26. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Article by SEABOATSHELLS Sep 6, '13
    87
    BrandonLPN
  27. Patient's family requesting pain medication
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    17
    Libby1987
  28. Nurse Mistakes
    by lesquive Mar 1, '15
    10
    pockunit
  29. When to use a transfer belt
    by JRHampton Mar 11, '15
    1
    hppygr8ful
  30. Call in sick, or risk getting patients sick?
    by stelarRN Dec 23, '09
    39
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