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. Do you think acute care nursing is becoming less safe?
    by Emergent Jun 16, '14
    52
    toomuchbaloney
  2. How do I keep integrity
    by Iwander Dec 14, '14
    9
    Ruby Vee
  3. What to do if your facility is not following the resident to cna ratio set by law
    by cnawoman Dec 14, '14
    5
    amoLucia
  4. application problem
    by grammy57 Dec 8, '14
    16
    jadelpn
  5. Heparin flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    4
    IVRUS
  6. Well.. I guess I am going to be canned
    by Phoenix2541 Sep 10, '13
    126
    adventure780
  7. Huber Needle
    by altynai1 Dec 7, '14
    5
    Asystole RN
  8. Major nursing liability
    by Cjhays Oct 23, '14
    19
    JustBeachyNurse
  9. When to flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    5
    Birdy2
  10. Studer Group "Bedside Shift Report SM"
    by DVorahRN Nov 3, '14
    21
    RNx8yrs
  11. didnt get consent signed?
    by txrnswthrt Oct 23, '14
    13
    Rose_Queen
  12. Patients want to bring port and IV supplies home...???
    by skydancer7 Nov 26, '14
    21
    skydancer7
  13. Would You Be Willing to do This?
    by westieluv Sep 2, '14
    44
    toomuchbaloney
  14. pt received the wrong blood
    by ohmeowzer RN Nov 15, '14
    19
    Rose_Queen
  15. advice on being written up when I dont think I should have been...
    by anniegirl1988 Nov 19, '14
    31
    psu_213
  16. fecal incontinence
    by 2bnurse12341234 Nov 17, '14
    5
    NurseMellie
  17. 4-way Stopcock for Central line blood draws?
    by sKris Nov 11, '14
    7
    firstlight
  18. QSEN
    by Cjhays Nov 14, '14
  19. EHR "order fatigue" like "alarm fatigue"
    by avado Nov 2, '14
    7
    avado
  20. PPD Wrong dose
    by Dadam89 Nov 12, '14
    20
    xoemmylouox
  21. bleeding from IV site with patient on blood thinners
    by liltapper21 Nov 8, '14
    10
    firstinfamily
  22. Is this a needle stick injury
    by desertstar6 Nov 10, '14
    6
    desertstar6
  23. Orthopedic Unit Matrix
    by mouse67 Nov 10, '14
  24. Devastated on First Write Up
    by RNtoThe3rd Nov 7, '14
    39
    psu_213
  25. CA ICU staffing guidelines
    by cherish86 Nov 7, '14
    5
    iluvivt
  26. Nursing Perception of Medication Errors
    Research by pbuggli Aug 24, '14
    8
    Mulan
  27. An Easy Way to Save a Life... or How to Not Kill Somebody
    Article by ♪♫ in my ♥ Aug 2, '14
    21
    didi768
  28. nurse patient ratio
    Survey by onamissionmarie Nov 4, '14
    4
    HouTx
  29. Sepsis
    by dudette10 Nov 3, '14
    14
    Susie2310
  30. heart code CPR
    by darleneball Nov 2, '14
    7
    liberated847

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