Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing

How to get a patient with dementia to take their BP meds? How to provide care to both a husband and wife who are residents of your nursing home? How do geriatric patients differ from others when evaluating skin integrity? These and many other current topics are being discussed in Geriatric Nurses / LTC Nursing. Come on in.

  1. How long do you plan to stay in med surg first time job before trying for speciality
    by AxelNewRN86 Jun 22
    1
    Sour Lemon
  2. National Safety Month Tips: No 1 Gets Hurt
  3. Geriatric Nursing!
    Article Poll by Chevysonic2014 Jun 14
    3
    Nascar nurse
  4. It's ME! or MINE
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 14
    6
    CapeCodMermaid
  5. Nurse physical and verbal abuse by patients
    by lumbarpain May 28
    7
    CapeCodMermaid
  6. How soon to give PRN Clonidine after routine BP meds?
    by everybodyluvsanurse Jan 29, '12
    5
    Mahogany Queen
  7. I Quit Nursing.
    by bluegeegoo2 Mar 4
    25
    lumbarpain
  8. death in LTC
    by zoRN Jun 3
    5
    lumbarpain
  9. Infection Preventionist
    by CapeCodMermaid Jun 20
  10. Change in condition during report (sort of)
    by sunnyx4 Jun 18
    3
    caliotter3
  11. Are state surveys conducted on weekends?
    by 2737 Jul 11, '16
    14
    caliotter3
  12. Limited Orientation; High Ratio; How to Survive?
    by GypsyNurse0503 May 30
    12
    bryanleo9
  13. Replacing LPNs with medication techs - Is this legal?
    by aelmore Nov 13, '12
    20
    tsomargotte
  14. Certifications
    by Jf1421 Jun 10
    7
    Maacanto
  15. Need opinions
    by imaginethat8673 Jun 6
    4
    VivaLasViejas
  16. MED cart Wars. LTC
    by Trulibra Jun 7
    5
    slauren
  17. What's your 2nd shift routine??
    by Kishaj6 Jun 5
    1
    GypsyNurse0503
  18. Why do RN's avoid LTC positions?
    by amyca Jan 1, '12
    76
    Oldmahubbard
  19. Transitioning from paper charting
    by CoffeeRTC Apr 30
    6
    CoffeeRTC
  20. Best company to work for in Florida
    by cdgpatterson May 25
    1
    DowntheRiver
  21. CNA scope
    by Mkw2018 Apr 20
    5
    sheneeg
  22. Refuse the cart
    by Interpolfan89 Apr 17
    5
    sheneeg
  23. On Call
    by sue1000 May 19
    5
    sheneeg
  24. Reported abuse 4 days late
    by Flowerpower15 May 11
    6
    mander
  25. New to Restorative. Help?
    by Oswin Mar 29
    1
    cmonlaf
  26. What shift works best for LTC/Nursing Home?
    Poll by DaniTheEnchanted May 2
    7
    cmonlaf
  27. New grad nursing home charge nurse.. help?!
    by Bairkr Aug 7, '10
    29
    UsmcNurse
  28. How to Handle New Admissions?
    by Newgurl17 Apr 15
    7
    Here.I.Stand
  29. CNAs and Nurses Referred to as "Girls"
    by flashpoint Apr 21
    9
    Neats
  30. Sweet/sad show about Nursing Home
    Video by nervousnurse Apr 10
    4
    blueskynurse9

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