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. Order or SOP
    by abbie14 Feb 24, '15
    1
    dudette10
  2. Other
    by MissMandy28 Feb 20, '15
    4
    dudette10
  3. Hand hygiene policies
    by R5RN Feb 19, '15
    7
    Guest03/15/15
  4. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  5. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  6. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  7. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  8. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  9. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  10. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  11. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  12. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  13. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  14. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN
  15. IVP meds- is this safe?
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 25, '15
    16
    NicuGal
  16. Pt. Falls
    by Nursingluv101 Feb 6, '15
    2
    kaylee.
  17. nursing homes and large patient to nurse ratio
    by bargraphix Jan 7, '15
    12
    dream'n
  18. Do you cap off a discountinued IV?
    by northmississippi Jan 27, '15
    9
    klone
  19. Healthcare Facilities running out of medications + supplies
    by calivianya Jan 15, '15
    57
    FLAlleycat
  20. need an advice
    by kara_vn Jan 28, '15
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  21. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  22. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k
  23. Overwhelmed in the NICU
    by xoemmylouox Jan 14, '15
    3
    NicuGal
  24. What constitutes a "fall" at your facility?
    by mmc51264 Jan 5, '15
    14
    bluegeegoo2
  25. reporting a negligent doc
    by anon456 Jan 15, '15
    3
    nurseprnRN
  26. Inhaler and Medications
    by medicalmissionary Jan 12, '15
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  27. Nurse/patient ratio
    by madghost31 Apr 1, '14
    11
    madghost31
  28. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  29. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18
  30. Living through going to barcode scanning
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 10, '15
    13
    Tenebrae

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