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. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    19
    Graduatenurse14
  2. Deciding what to give to the patient who gets everything
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    13
    CamillusRN
  3. Preparing for Epic HELP!
    by jrall60 Feb 19, '15
    9
    Graduatenurse14
  4. Safe/unsafe ER Transfer times to Inpatient Units
    by Sashat3 Oct 5, '14
    4
    HouTx
  5. Issues on the new En-Fit tubing Connectors
    by ckcummings Feb 12, '15
    1
    anon456
  6. ER nurses not calling report anymore...
    by plinytheRN Sep 3, '13
    246
    Guest03/15/15
  7. informed consent
    by shortd Dec 6, '11
    21
    IVRUS
  8. Should nurses be able to pull chest tubes?
    by Ninjateagan Feb 5, '15
    20
    anon456
  9. EBP for Patient Safety
    by klt94 Feb 5, '15
    2
    HouTx
  10. My TCU CPR policy
    by unsaint77 May 1, '12
    44
    nurseprnRN
  11. No 1:1 sitter for fall risk patient
    by RNKX Jan 22, '15
    24
    BrandonLPN
  12. IVP meds- is this safe?
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 25, '15
    16
    NicuGal
  13. Pt. Falls
    by Nursingluv101 Feb 6, '15
    2
    kaylee.
  14. nursing homes and large patient to nurse ratio
    by bargraphix Jan 7, '15
    12
    dream'n
  15. Do you cap off a discountinued IV?
    by northmississippi Jan 27, '15
    9
    klone
  16. Healthcare Facilities running out of medications + supplies
    by calivianya Jan 15, '15
    57
    FLAlleycat
  17. need an advice
    by kara_vn Jan 28, '15
    5
    Here.I.Stand
  18. PICC LINES
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    8
    IVRUS
  19. general question needing guidance
    by mamaw k Jan 20, '15
    9
    mamaw k
  20. Overwhelmed in the NICU
    by xoemmylouox Jan 14, '15
    3
    NicuGal
  21. What constitutes a "fall" at your facility?
    by mmc51264 Jan 5, '15
    14
    bluegeegoo2
  22. reporting a negligent doc
    by anon456 Jan 15, '15
    3
    nurseprnRN
  23. Inhaler and Medications
    by medicalmissionary Jan 12, '15
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  24. Nurse/patient ratio
    by madghost31 Apr 1, '14
    11
    madghost31
  25. Vancomycin rate question
    by Birdy2 Dec 28, '14
    18
    avalonsun07
  26. anxiety about an occurance report
    by Squirrely18 Jan 8, '15
    15
    Squirrely18
  27. Living through going to barcode scanning
    by Graduatenurse14 Jan 10, '15
    13
    Tenebrae
  28. Running low on soap
    by simonsmom Jan 4, '15
    22
    Graduatenurse14
  29. Tying Patient Satisfaction to Medicare Reimbursement is Problematic
    Article by TheCommuter Mar 7, '13
    75
    TheCommuter
  30. Policy statements
    by mother1111 Dec 29, '14
    4
    Here.I.Stand

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