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. Unobserved fall and I feel awful!
    by EmeryRN Aug 28, '14
    22
    amoLucia
  2. Nurse cutbacks linked to death rates
    by sam1971 Aug 10, '14
    5
    IL-male RN
  3. Morbidly Obese and Fall risk
    by NightNurseRN13 Aug 26, '14
    2
    NightNurseRN13
  4. Diary of An ECMO Nurse
    by nowplayingjc Aug 17, '14
    8
  5. intentional or falls
    by Lvuv Aug 21, '14
    12
    morte
  6. Accuracy and Patient Safety vs Time Management
    by Goldenhare Nov 17, '11
    13
    Valerie99
  7. New nurse and big mistakes
    by apnurserock Jul 30, '14
    12
  8. Please, could an experienced nurse help.
    by soon_2Bnurse Aug 17, '14
    10
    OCNRN63
  9. Anticipation: Behavioral Risk Assessment
    Article by jadelpn Aug 7, '14
    4
    A Jaqueline
  10. Unsafe ED
    by HeartRN13 May 2, '14
    74
    Here.I.Stand
  11. Floating
    by luvmybabes Aug 9, '14
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  12. Sentinel Events
    by NYCHikerRN Jul 27, '14
    31
    icuRNmaggie
  13. question about mandated reporter of elderly
    by anon456 Aug 2, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  14. What to do: ED physician brought dog to work
    by skinzvictory Jul 21, '14
    67
    BlueDevil, DNP
  15. how do i go about this situation safely?
    by wishiwereanurse Jun 23, '14
    10
    TriciaJ
  16. Adult Depends/Underwear
    by grad2012RN Jul 19, '14
    17
    not.done.yet
  17. saline flushes over infusion pump versus manual flush in peds
    by choarn Jun 12, '10
    11
    iluvivt
  18. Nurse responsibility out of working hours
    • Closed
    by tatyana1973 Jul 28, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  19. Fall Action Plans
    by Pattsey Jul 25, '14
    1
    amoLucia
  20. With-holding resuscitation on pt in the absense of a signed DNR order form? What?!
    by Cat_LPN Apr 21, '11
    29
    FLICURN
  21. Stupid mistakes
    by New picu Jul 5, '14
    16
    toomuchbaloney
  22. Verbal Read-back
    by dutchnurse69 Jul 19, '14
    10
    nurseprnRN
  23. LPN in a nursing home
    by dianeroseward Jul 16, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  24. PICC line or Port a Cath & Running Blood
    by 0.adamantite Jul 15, '14
    7
    iluvivt
  25. child safety
    by amoLucia Jul 9, '14
    32
    Delicate Flower
  26. I made a potential deadly transcription error
    by NurseReneeLPN123 Jul 19, '14
    3
    Ruas61
  27. DPH pressure ulcer
    by zumbaspinRN Jul 15, '14
    7
    jadelpn
  28. Diluting medication by pushing through a distal IV port
    by M_RN Jul 10, '14
    12
    classicdame
  29. Being asked to sign on treatments not done
    Poll by puppypower Jul 6, '14
    19
    classicdame
  30. Acetylcysteine
    by MedTrans68 Jun 29, '14
    21
    KelRN215
  31. LTC lack of reporting
    by smorgan1228 Jun 27, '14
    10
    kissbug26
  32. Coworker Politics v. Endangered Patient
    by atxgirlrn Jun 24, '14
    5
    toomuchbaloney
  33. HELP med error on my first day as a solo RN
    by cardiobaby Jun 23, '14
    9
    prnqday
  34. moderate sedation - a nurses right to refuse
    by ConcernedRN03 Jun 21, '14
    7
    Kooky Korky
  35. Safe Nurse Staffing for Patient Safety & Quality Care Act
    by j0yegan Feb 24, '14
    43
    herring_RN

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