Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 48

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. foley irrigation
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  2. Understaffing and burnout
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  3. Drug Abuse Among Us??
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  4. Nurses with Mental Health problems
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  5. does bladder irrigation have to be aseptic technique?
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  6. "Hardened" Healthcare Providers
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  7. For all who have or do work in a nursing home....
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  8. how do you deal with drug seeker pts in med surg?
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    by vickynurse Jun 17, '07
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  9. Bruising Extremities Using TEDs & SCDs
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  10. is re charting legal
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  11. newbie here
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    by leiveile Jun 28, '07
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  12. Too many attempts at a spinal tap?
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  13. nurses infected with HCV
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  14. text messaging med orders
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  15. oxygen device
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  16. Is this in Scope of Practice for RN's?
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    by Snurse3959 Jun 13, '07
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  17. info on assessment of nursing clinical practice/research utilization
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    by coco56 Jun 11, '07
  18. Accuracy of forearm BP's
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  19. Policies on Pt.s bringing Weapons/Guns onto facility grounds?
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    by MsPiggy Apr 6, '07
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  20. UAPs administering meds
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  21. Input please, regarding medication orders
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  22. diabetes
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  23. Severe Asthma can it be a disability for a nurse?
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  24. Restraint and seclusion in psych setting
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  25. Nurse patient ratio?
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  26. is it safe?
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  27. computer charting
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  28. Veterans scramble for care,
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  29. Help!!
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  30. Nurses reporting nurses to BON
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