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. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  2. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18
  3. Living through going to barcode scanning
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 10, '15
    13
    Tenebrae
  4. Running low on soap
    by simonsmom Jan 4, '15
    22
    Graduatenurse14
  5. Tying Patient Satisfaction to Medicare Reimbursement is Problematic
    Article by TheCommuter Mar 7, '13
    75
    TheCommuter
  6. Policy statements
    by mother1111 Dec 29, '14
    4
    Here.I.Stand
  7. Rapid Response Team Stories
    by juliav Jan 1, '15
    13
    nrsang97
  8. anxiety about a mistake
    by wmrn88 Dec 29, '14
    9
    NurseGirl525
  9. What can I (we) do? RANT
    by Lev <3 Dec 21, '14
    28
    Ayvah
  10. needle stick
    by abarnes2 Dec 29, '14
    2
    Esme12
  11. Question from a patient...
    • Closed
    by badger54 Dec 27, '14
    7
    NRSKarenRN
  12. Do you think acute care nursing is becoming less safe?
    by Emergent Jun 16, '14
    52
    toomuchbaloney
  13. How do I keep integrity
    by Iwander Dec 14, '14
    9
    Ruby Vee
  14. What to do if your facility is not following the resident to cna ratio set by law
    by cnawoman Dec 14, '14
    5
    amoLucia
  15. application problem
    by grammy57 Dec 8, '14
    16
    jadelpn
  16. Heparin flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    4
    IVRUS
  17. Well.. I guess I am going to be canned
    by Phoenix2541 Sep 10, '13
    126
    adventure780
  18. Huber Needle
    by altynai1 Dec 7, '14
    5
    Asystole RN
  19. Major nursing liability
    by Cjhays Oct 23, '14
    19
    JustBeachyNurse
  20. When to flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    5
    Birdy2
  21. Studer Group "Bedside Shift Report SM"
    by DVorahRN Nov 3, '14
    21
    RNx8yrs
  22. didnt get consent signed?
    by txrnswthrt Oct 23, '14
    13
    Rose_Queen
  23. Patients want to bring port and IV supplies home...???
    by skydancer7 Nov 26, '14
    21
    skydancer7
  24. Would You Be Willing to do This?
    by westieluv Sep 2, '14
    44
    toomuchbaloney
  25. pt received the wrong blood
    by ohmeowzer RN Nov 15, '14
    19
    Rose_Queen
  26. advice on being written up when I dont think I should have been...
    by anniegirl1988 Nov 19, '14
    31
    psu_213
  27. fecal incontinence
    by 2bnurse12341234 Nov 17, '14
    5
    NurseMellie
  28. 4-way Stopcock for Central line blood draws?
    by sKris Nov 11, '14
    7
    firstlight
  29. QSEN
    by Cjhays Nov 14, '14
  30. EHR "order fatigue" like "alarm fatigue"
    by avado Nov 2, '14
    7
    avado

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