Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 18

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. Alarm Fatigue, Silencing Many Hospital Alarms Leads To Better Health Care
    by Emergent Jan 27, '14
    21
    wooh
  2. Will TB spread even when patient is taking antibiotics?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 7, '14
    2
    Esme12
  3. my ASD surgery
    • Closed
    Research by redcloud157 Feb 6, '14
    2
    TheCommuter
  4. Restraints
    by trishagray08 Feb 5, '14
    12
    Esme12
  5. Going into work sick!?
    by Nursearaeg Feb 1, '14
    9
    pinkiepieRN
  6. strategies of routine hand washing in the fight against cross infection
    by fri glory Feb 5, '14
    4
    MrChicagoRN
  7. Does everyone all have latent TB after getting BCG vaccination?
    • Closed
    by Tellyouican Feb 6, '14
    4
    Esme12
  8. Advice on Expressing Patient Safety Concerns
    by hunnybeeRN Jan 29, '14
    7
    herring_RN
  9. C-Diff and commode disinfection
    by momandstudent Jan 30, '14
    11
    Loo17
  10. Hepatitis scare Arizona Prison
    by mursejohn Jan 28, '14
    28
    OrganizedChaos
  11. AIIMS
    by upendrayadav2001 Feb 3, '14
    2
    superfunnygirl
  12. Iv
    Iv
    by Terry0425 Feb 1, '14
    6
    psu_213
  13. Nursing and c-spine procedure
    by devil84720 Dec 30, '13
    2
    meljonumd
  14. Advice regarding fluroscopy exposure to patients and staff
    by steph2446 Jan 24, '14
    5
    nurseprnRN
  15. IV initiation
    by Saasy Jan 28, '14
    5
    SoldierNurse22
  16. Still Angry at MAs playing nurse or PA
    • Closed
    by CaLLaCoDe Jul 12, '10
    33
    BlueDevil,DNP
  17. Abandonment?
    by RNurse1 Jan 16, '14
    11
    canoehead
  18. Hurrying death?
    by lalalulu Dec 11, '12
    27
    johnys
  19. Nursing issue with Pros & Cons
    by joyfun260 Jan 23, '14
  20. Ventilator pt chokes on food
    by bcassella2007 Jan 20, '14
    22
    TraumaSurfer
  21. computaion of IV
    by vj2jam Jan 14, '14
    3
    IVRUS
  22. Arterial Sheaths on the floor instead of the Unit
    by Paperchasr Jan 17, '14
    9
    turnforthenurse
  23. Can you take a patient's medication without their consent?
    by balmybalmblam Jan 11, '14
    28
    slobbygirl
  24. Are Alcohol Rubs done any more? Are they considered safe?
    by visionary123 Jan 12, '14
    3
    Here.I.Stand
  25. ICU nurses covering Rapid Response. Help!
    by kdubose12 Jan 11, '14
    4
    AJJKRN
  26. ReUsed surgical wound ice paks
    by ckm2 Jan 12, '14
    4
    nrsang97
  27. All kinds of issues
    by NightNurseRN13 Dec 31, '13
    8
    NightNurseRN13
  28. new nurse needs advice, worries a lot
    by cbear5 Jan 10, '14
    3
    nurseprnRN
  29. How likely is termination?
    by bbcfan Dec 29, '13
    39
    monkeybug
  30. I wouldnt allow her to die -Hospice
    by Aznurse711 Jan 8, '14
    4
    imintrouble

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