Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 3

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. Mixing Myers Coctail
    by 3jhill Jan 17
    4
    3jhill
  2. Hand Hygiene-PO Medications
    by wendiwhiner Oct 12, '17
    11
    osceteacher
  3. Reporting for racial slurs/substance abuse
    by nurse_kimbo Dec 8, '17
    33
    dream'n
  4. D50 amps
    by fjluce Dec 18, '17
    19
    psu_213
  5. Giving meds early/late
    by Birdy2 Dec 3, '14
    20
    AnnoyedNurse
  6. Med error
    by Nurselisa12 Dec 3, '17
    7
  7. Behavioral health patients requiring 1:1 sitter
    by JRichmond03 Dec 11, '17
    15
    ChryssyD
  8. Patient Safety? Balogne!!
    by FrankRN2017 Dec 13, '17
    1
    Jennerizer
  9. Unsure of next steps
    by throwaway2 Dec 13, '17
  10. Needle stick injury
    by Blueorchid Jun 18, '11
    16
    9lives
  11. med error on first shift
    by patcheslatches Aug 30, '16
    6
    9lives
  12. Nurses Notes: Guidelines On What Not To Chart
    Article Video FAQs by TheCommuter Mar 22, '14
    56
    NVLPN
  13. Okay to yell at the pharmacist for this?
    by T-Bird78 Mar 6, '17
    11
    AZPharmD
  14. First Time Fall
    by Nola504 Nov 17, '17
    14
    Nola504
  15. SOS, I am suspended for something that should be the facility fault, not me.
    by Futurenurse. Nov 16, '17
    5
    NurseCard
  16. I worked in HR & forced to change charting
    by Lutzka1121 Nov 11, '17
    11
    Lutzka1121
  17. Duty of care? Opinions please
    by sharpie12 Nov 18, '17
    26
    oceangirl1234
  18. Pressure Ulcers as a Quality Indicator?
    by luffle Nov 6, '17
    3
    amoLucia
  19. Emesis Bag Dispensers
    by RLMatlock Nov 14, '17
    2
    AJJKRN
  20. Dilemma situation! I'm not a nurse, but is this common practice??
    by Nursing617 Oct 17, '17
    39
    ontnursec
  21. PACU for cerclage
    by schreiba Nov 8, '17
    2
    schreiba
  22. SubQ injections
    by Trinity.Rn Oct 29, '17
    9
    azhiker96
  23. Hypoglycemic emergency protocols
    by ofcruz Jan 8, '13
    8
  24. Protocol for dirty linen?
    by NRuiz Oct 22, '13
    31
    BBP42
  25. Multiple types of beds and mattresses
    by RLDickman Jul 24, '17
    3
    Sadala
  26. Multivitamin infusions
    by Nishstar1 Oct 19, '17
    1
    morte
  27. TB
    TB
    • Closed
    by Samwise4frodo Oct 17, '17
    2
    dianah
  28. Bullied for reporting a med error by another nurse
    by StaffNurseMcS Sep 14, '13
    56
    Nursing617
  29. giving morphine to neonate without CR monitoring
    by nurse296 Aug 14, '17
    9
    Pug RN
  30. Confusing and irritating situation
    by Happynurse2222 Oct 4, '17
    4
    Kooky Korky

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