Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - Page 9

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. Documenting allergies in computer programs
    by THERESAHALL May 29, '14
    11
    ParvulusPuella
  2. This is horrible: the doctors and staff won't do anything
    • Closed
    by Nola009 Apr 25, '14
    13
    Nola009
  3. Doctor insists I use expired Dilaudid on patients
    by Buffy31 May 29, '14
    46
    Buffy31
  4. Is it acceptable nursing practice?
    by csimes Jun 2, '14
    7
    HouTx
  5. Equipment in pt rooms
    by nursling2012 Jun 5, '14
    1
    HouTx
  6. Research on catheter removal
    by crys1bigz May 29, '14
    5
    nurseprnRN
  7. morphine reduction in dying
    by joannotrealname May 31, '14
    5
    joannotrealname
  8. Blood clots & IV/central line tubing...When does this become a hazard!?
    by RN A May 19, '14
    21
  9. Low HR
    by joe007 May 20, '14
    20
  10. Bedpan dilemma
    by Pennyrieder May 12, '14
    20
    BrandonLPN
  11. Triage Call Bell?
    by Esme12 Apr 9, '14
    39
    amberella123
  12. Can parents give medically fragile kids meds w/o Dr. order in homecare?
    by smartnurse1982 May 15, '14
    54
    KelRN215
  13. Dealing with arrogant staff
    by lumbarpain May 5, '14
    12
  14. ER help!
    by AubreyWinkler May 6, '14
    8
    macfar28
  15. How Would Hand Hygiene Save Lives!
    by Ahmed Elgameel Apr 3, '14
    4
    anon456
  16. Transportation Safety Question
    by fitzfan82 Apr 26, '14
    11
    Vanilla101
  17. Ethics
    by mstere May 5, '14
    13
    systoly
  18. Choked by a patient. How do you deal with this trauma?
    by 222mom222 Mar 12, '14
    59
    Here.I.Stand
  19. Our nurse-patient ratio changed for the worse... Help!
    by nurse carla espinosa Apr 19, '14
    4
  20. When a Resident Refuses
    by Nightowl_RN Apr 28, '14
    15
    ksrn20
  21. Issues w/staff
    by momo_2013 Mar 4, '14
    27
    toomuchbaloney
  22. Inappropriate discharge
    • Closed
    by Redmaile May 1, '14
    3
    Esme12
  23. Urgent Mandate Question
    by Joeyy Apr 21, '14
    6
    Nola009
  24. Patient ratio
    by Catalina1318 Apr 24, '14
    1
    JustBeachyNurse
  25. The healthcare systems adoption of electronical interoperability through EMR
    by UTDGC Apr 18, '14
    1
    nurseprnRN
  26. Medication administration vs Patients wants
    by Notmarvin Apr 14, '14
    40
    toomuchbaloney
  27. Wrong documentation
    by Lola RN Apr 14, '14
    1
    toomuchbaloney
  28. Do you have a process if you disagree with discharge of a patient?
    by Codeblue1982 Mar 20, '14
    17
    nurseprnRN
  29. Made a PainMed Charting Error- help?
    by newnurse2014 Apr 7, '14
    6
    toomuchbaloney
  30. "I'm going to smash your face in"
    by jannjul76 Feb 21, '14
    22
    Always Hopeful
  31. Afraid to kill a patient
    by ward81 Mar 2, '14
    19
    anon456
  32. I feel like I caused a patient's death and I can't get over it
    by jane82 Oct 12, '13
    78
    RobtheORNurse
  33. Elopement (a personal story and a plea)
    by Here.I.Stand Mar 30, '14
    18
    HappyWife77
  34. Safety of Electronic Documentation
    by herring_RN Jun 25, '13
    13
    dudette10
  35. Recurring Protonix Nightmare
    by Firewood Mar 22, '14
    3
    rnKato

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