Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 8

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. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  2. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k
  3. Overwhelmed in the NICU
    by xoemmylouox Jan 14, '15
    3
    NicuGal
  4. What constitutes a "fall" at your facility?
    by mmc51264 Jan 5, '15
    14
    bluegeegoo2
  5. reporting a negligent doc
    by anon456 Jan 15, '15
    3
    nurseprnRN
  6. Inhaler and Medications
    by medicalmissionary Jan 12, '15
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  7. Nurse/patient ratio
    by madghost31 Apr 1, '14
    11
    madghost31
  8. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  9. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18
  10. Living through going to barcode scanning
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 10, '15
    13
    Tenebrae
  11. Running low on soap
    by simonsmom Jan 4, '15
    22
    Graduatenurse14
  12. Tying Patient Satisfaction to Medicare Reimbursement is Problematic
    Article by TheCommuter Mar 7, '13
    75
    TheCommuter
  13. Policy statements
    by mother1111 Dec 29, '14
    4
    Here.I.Stand
  14. Rapid Response Team Stories
    by juliav Jan 1, '15
    13
    nrsang97
  15. anxiety about a mistake
    by wmrn88 Dec 29, '14
    9
    NurseGirl525
  16. What can I (we) do? RANT
    by Lev <3 Dec 21, '14
    28
    Ayvah
  17. needle stick
    by abarnes2 Dec 29, '14
    2
    Esme12
  18. Question from a patient...
    • Closed
    by badger54 Dec 27, '14
    7
    NRSKarenRN
  19. Do you think acute care nursing is becoming less safe?
    by Emergent Jun 16, '14
    52
    toomuchbaloney
  20. How do I keep integrity
    by Iwander Dec 14, '14
    9
    Ruby Vee
  21. What to do if your facility is not following the resident to cna ratio set by law
    by cnawoman Dec 14, '14
    5
    amoLucia
  22. application problem
    by grammy57 Dec 8, '14
    16
    jadelpn
  23. Heparin flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    4
    IVRUS
  24. Well.. I guess I am going to be canned
    by Phoenix2541 Sep 10, '13
    126
    adventure780
  25. Huber Needle
    by altynai1 Dec 7, '14
    5
    Asystole RN
  26. Major nursing liability
    by Cjhays Oct 23, '14
    19
    JustBeachyNurse
  27. When to flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    5
    Birdy2
  28. Studer Group "Bedside Shift Report SM"
    by DVorahRN Nov 3, '14
    21
    RNx8yrs
  29. didnt get consent signed?
    by txrnswthrt Oct 23, '14
    13
    Rose_Queen
  30. Patients want to bring port and IV supplies home...???
    by skydancer7 Nov 26, '14
    21
    skydancer7

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