All posts from: January 2012
Should drug administration be delegated to HCAs? What do you think?
Is epidural analgesia the best way to manage post-operative pain? What do you think?
Should nurses be taught how to make beds? What do you think?In a recent discussion on twitter the topic of bed making came up. Comments were made about pleating sheets at the end of the bed, use of bed cradles and turning the open end of pillow cases away from the door.Are these out dated practices or do they have a role in patient care? What do you think?
Are bedside handovers the best way of communicating with staff on the next shift? What do you think?‘Shift-to-shift handover: are we clear on what is it designed to achieve?’