Nursing Issues On Patient Safety - page 54

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. Gloving up question
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  2. Nursing as maid of all trades
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  3. Never Too Old
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  4. Abuse support by colleagues
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  5. Oral care for pts. - or lack of...
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  6. Saving 100,000 Lives Campaign
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  7. Overbearing pt family
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  8. Transfer techniques refresher for RN return to patient care
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  9. My RN license is under investigation, help!
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  10. Triage RN 34--------your friend's dtr?
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  11. My best friend's nightmare
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  12. Needlestick Prevention Guide
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  13. Help with time management
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  14. insulin drip protocols
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  15. Restrictions on Accutane
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  16. Some computerized physician order entry can actually facilitate medication errors!
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  17. GN who fails boards and is still on orientation with RN
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  18. HIPAA:  Past, Present and Future Implications for Nurses
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  19. Need Advice!
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  20. Critical/Panic Values- JCAHO pt safety goal
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  21. Can I bring books to the floor to help with my learning
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  22. use of oral syinges to administer oral meds
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  23. I Need Help With Careplan Again 911
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  24. North Carolina Professionals Against Medication Aides
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  25. Did you ever "neglect" a patient???
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  26. No call/show doing OT.
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  27. Nurse/Patient Ratios
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  28. Abx and PCA morphine
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  29. Medical decision Unit or Chest Pain observation
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  30. Calling out to Nurse Cathy
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