Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 52

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. Medicare Patients Still Paying Very High Prices for Medication
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  2. Telemetry Monitor Tech - Skill Set and Numbers
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  3. Discolored Roxanol?
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  4. student teaching assignment
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  5. Wash. Woman Dies After Cleaning Fluid Injection
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  6. Nursing Issue - Medication Aides
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  7. Needlepricks and future Nurse's need for antidepressants
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    by all_legs Feb 14, '06
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  8. Hand Off Policy
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    by deniseb Feb 7, '06
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  9. I think we could make a difference, let's do it!
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    by DutchgirlRN Feb 5, '06
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  10. Inexperienced RNs... too much.. too soon
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    by LRichardson Mar 11, '99
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  11. Did I participate in an unethical situation?
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    by defib queen Dec 9, '02
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  12. Use of Morphine for end of life comfort
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    by Wicherubgirl Dec 12, '05
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  13. Student needs input about assisted suicide
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    by dkwyatt Jan 28, '06
  14. Shouldn't ratios exist in LTC too?
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    by NickiLaughs Oct 19, '05
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  15. Would love to hear from someone who is a PRIVATE DUTY NURSE please :)
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    by Marie0304 Dec 14, '03
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    TexasPediRN
  16. Greetings and more from a travel nurse
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    by Travenurslyn Jan 26, '06
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  17. School Nurse Shortage
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  18. understaffing in hospitals
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    by happy04 Jan 18, '06
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  19. Filing a Grievence
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    by sequoiadriver Jan 22, '06
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  20. I would prefer not to get into a legal battle
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    by moosicle Jan 19, '06
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  21. Re:  Blowing The Whistle On Deliberate Understaffing & Toxic Managerial Practices
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    by TsunamiKim Dec 13, '05
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    Keysnurse2008
  22. protochol for calling 911 for seizure in icf
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    by Jane RCC Jan 7, '06
  23. Areas of Shortage?
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    by rainswhisper,RN Dec 29, '05
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  24. LPN in charge in the ED?
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    by carribeanbound Jan 3, '06
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  25. Do they have the right?
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    by butterflynurse03 Jan 2, '06
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  26. Pharmacy oversight with Heparin gtts, and use of Heparin Nomograms?
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    by SDNavyRN Dec 29, '05
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  27. New hosptial computer systems pull nurses away from patient care
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    by lee1 Dec 28, '05
  28. Impaired Nurses...what should you do...
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  29. Patient/Family Rage
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  30. Hep C needlestick injury - please help!
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    by gilda Dec 13, '05
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