Baby Nursing

Nursing 7 Medication Rights
Nursing 7 Medication Rights
NSG 1101 -The 7 rights of medication administration 1. Right Medication 1. Right Medication - This means that the medication that is given is the right medication. Errors in this right are made when: pharmacy incorrectly dispenses…
Nursing - blanchable Skin
Nursing - blanchable Skin
OBJECTIVE: To provide data needed to design an intervention trial to prevent or treat skin disorders in a high risk, incontinent nursing home population. DESIGN: The incidence and prevalence of nine common skin disorders were measured prospectively over a 60-day period using trained observers. Urinary…
Nursing a Sleepy Baby
Nursing a Sleepy Baby
Reprinted from Mother-2-Mother.com (2-2006), with permission from the author, Paula Y. If your baby is sleepy here are some suggestions to help keep the baby awake and interested: make sure your free hand is supporting your breast so the weight of the breast isn’t on the baby’s chin switch breasts as…
Nursing 5 Patient Rights
Nursing 5 Patient Rights
Every nurse makes a mistake at one point in time. We are only human. Because of the high risk of malpractice suits and adverse reactions to medication errors, the risk of a lawsuit is higher than ever. What can we learn from making such mistakes? What should we learn? When I was a new nurse back in the…
Nursing a Baby Squirrel Back to Health
Nursing a Baby Squirrel Back to Health
When a Finnish family found a baby squirrel injured and dying at the side of the road, they decided to take him home. Chances are, the animal wouldn t have made it if they hadn t nursed him back to health. Arttu is probably the cutest thing we ve seen in ages, and it s our job to write about cute things…
Nursing a Baby Bunny
Nursing a Baby Bunny
Wild Rabbits – Orphaned or Not? Wild babies are most often not orphaned! Many people mean well when they contact HRS after discovering an “abandoned” nest of wild rabbits. Often they wish to “rehabilitate” them with some advice from others. The reality is fewer than 10% of orphaned rabbits survive a…
Nurse Assistant
Nurse Assistant
October is Breast Cancer Awareness Month, which is an annual campaign to increase awareness of the disease. Breast cancer is the second most common kind of cancer in women. About 1 in 8 women born today in the United States will get breast cancer at some point. The good news is that many women can […]…