Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 9

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. Rapid Response Team Stories
    by juliav Jan 1, '15
    13
    nrsang97
  2. anxiety about a mistake
    by wmrn88 Dec 29, '14
    9
    NurseGirl525
  3. What can I (we) do? RANT
    by Lev <3 Dec 21, '14
    28
    Ayvah
  4. needle stick
    by abarnes2 Dec 29, '14
    2
    Esme12
  5. Question from a patient...
    • Closed
    by badger54 Dec 27, '14
    7
    NRSKarenRN
  6. Do you think acute care nursing is becoming less safe?
    by Emergent Jun 16, '14
    52
    toomuchbaloney
  7. How do I keep integrity
    by Iwander Dec 14, '14
    9
    Ruby Vee
  8. What to do if your facility is not following the resident to cna ratio set by law
    by cnawoman Dec 14, '14
    5
    amoLucia
  9. application problem
    by grammy57 Dec 8, '14
    16
    jadelpn
  10. Heparin flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    4
    IVRUS
  11. Well.. I guess I am going to be canned
    by Phoenix2541 Sep 10, '13
    126
    adventure780
  12. Huber Needle
    by altynai1 Dec 7, '14
    5
    Asystole RN
  13. Major nursing liability
    by Cjhays Oct 23, '14
    19
    JustBeachyNurse
  14. When to flush
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    5
    Birdy2
  15. Studer Group "Bedside Shift Report SM"
    by DVorahRN Nov 3, '14
    21
    RNx8yrs
  16. didnt get consent signed?
    by txrnswthrt Oct 23, '14
    13
    Rose_Queen
  17. Patients want to bring port and IV supplies home...???
    by skydancer7 Nov 26, '14
    21
    skydancer7
  18. Would You Be Willing to do This?
    by westieluv Sep 2, '14
    44
    toomuchbaloney
  19. pt received the wrong blood
    by ohmeowzer RN Nov 15, '14
    19
    Rose_Queen
  20. advice on being written up when I dont think I should have been...
    by anniegirl1988 Nov 19, '14
    31
    psu_213
  21. fecal incontinence
    by 2bnurse12341234 Nov 17, '14
    5
    NurseMellie
  22. 4-way Stopcock for Central line blood draws?
    by sKris Nov 11, '14
    7
    firstlight
  23. QSEN
    by Cjhays Nov 14, '14
  24. EHR "order fatigue" like "alarm fatigue"
    by avado Nov 2, '14
    7
    avado
  25. PPD Wrong dose
    by Dadam89 Nov 12, '14
    20
    xoemmylouox
  26. bleeding from IV site with patient on blood thinners
    by liltapper21 Nov 8, '14
    10
    firstinfamily
  27. Is this a needle stick injury
    by desertstar6 Nov 10, '14
    6
    desertstar6
  28. Orthopedic Unit Matrix
    by mouse67 Nov 10, '14
  29. Devastated on First Write Up
    by RNtoThe3rd Nov 7, '14
    39
    psu_213
  30. CA ICU staffing guidelines
    by cherish86 Nov 7, '14
    5
    iluvivt

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