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Enhancing Medication Safety in Clinical: A Video for Students and Nursing Faculty

Posted by on Jul 1, 2014 in Teaching Strategies |

Video Link: Click Here  This vignette was designed for both faculty and students to learn how to administer medications safely in clinical settings. The vignette demonstrates to nursing faculty how to manage more than one student in clinical and how to manage a medication administration pass for a student while in clinical. This vignette also is designed...

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Hand-off Strategies for Maternity (L&D/MBC) Clinical Practice: SBAR/Assessment Tools and More Effective Hand-off Timing

Posted by on Jun 27, 2014 in Teaching Strategies |

A hand-off is a transfer and acceptance of patient care responsibility achieved through effective communication. It is a real-time process of passing patient specific information from one caregiver to another or from one team of caregivers to another for the purpose of ensuring the continuity and safety of the patient’s care. Student nurses are involved in...

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Sex Trafficking and the Nursing Role: An Online Educational Module for Nurses

Posted by on Apr 3, 2014 in Teaching Strategies |

Sex trafficking is an issue that nurses in the United States need to be aware of in order to provide the best care to their clients.   It was estimated in 2005 by the U.S. Department of Justice that there were between 100,000 and 150,000 people living and working as sex slaves in the United States, and these numbers are only rising.  It is imperative that...

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Teaching Pre-licensure Nursing Students to Communicate in SBAR in the Clinical Setting

Posted by on Apr 2, 2014 in Teaching Strategies |

Online Video Vignette http://onlinetraining.umassmed.edu/sbarcommunication/ This vignette was designed for both faculty and students to learn how to communicate using SBAR.  The vignette demonstrates to nursing faculty how to manage more than one student in clinical and how to direct each student to gather and then disseminate information in a clear,...

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Sex Trafficking and the Nursing Role: An Online Educational Module for Nurses

Posted by on Mar 6, 2014 in Teaching Strategies |

Sex trafficking is an issue that nurses in the United States need to be aware of in order to provide the best care to their clients.   It was estimated in 2005 by the U.S. Department of Justice that there were between 100,000 and 150,000 people living and working as sex slaves in the United States, and these numbers are only rising.  It is imperative that...

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