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. Patient with Dementia's Right to Refusal
    by oblivionenigma Jan 5, '13
    25
    tyvin
  2. Advice on Challenging a Write-Up?
    by faithkindness Mar 19, '15
    11
    faithkindness
  3. AORN Standards of Care- Scrub with hand infection
    by taj09 Mar 23, '15
    1
    Rose_Queen
  4. Am I in the Wrong??
    by regerterb Mar 9, '15
    25
    nurseprnRN
  5. Exelon patch falls off?
    by mickey00minne Mar 20, '15
    4
    nurseprnRN
  6. Break the Silence Report Bullying
    Article by SEABOATSHELLS Sep 6, '13
    87
    BrandonLPN
  7. Patient's family requesting pain medication
    by quirkystar Mar 12, '15
    17
    Libby1987
  8. Nurse Mistakes
    by lesquive Mar 1, '15
    10
    pockunit
  9. When to use a transfer belt
    by JRHampton Mar 11, '15
    1
    hppygr8ful
  10. Call in sick, or risk getting patients sick?
    by stelarRN Dec 23, '09
    39
    Guest03/15/15
  11. Stressed over a Sticker
    by 0402lady Mar 7, '15
    3
    icuRNmaggie
  12. Protonix in GI bleed
    by coleeliza Feb 28, '15
    8
    IVRUS
  13. Paracenthesis at the bedside
    by jj5128 Jan 31, '15
    10
    icuRNmaggie
  14. 3 Med Errors in One Shift
    by Roman1 Feb 23, '15
    10
    mariebailey
  15. Should a nurse perform CPR to someone outside of the healthcare setting?
    Poll by jjones1728 Mar 24, '13
    50
    cardiacfreak
  16. Errors--system problem or nursing problem?
    by dudette10 Feb 22, '15
    19
    psu_213
  17. Order or SOP
    by abbie14 Feb 24, '15
    1
    dudette10
  18. Other
    by MissMandy28 Feb 20, '15
    4
    dudette10
  19. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  20. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  21. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  22. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  23. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  24. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  25. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  26. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  27. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  28. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  29. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  30. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN

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