Posts Tagged ‘Safety Tips’

Medical Errors: Nurse’s Tips Can Help Prevent Medical Errors

Wednesday, September 23, 2009 20:22 2 Comments

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA
This post isn’t being written to frighten you or to cause you to mistrust hospitals.
It’s to make you aware that medical errors do occur, but there are steps that you can take to help prevent medical errors from happening.
First, some vital information
According to a recent investigation by the Hearst Corporation, […]

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Fireworks Bring Beauty But Can Be Dangerous

Wednesday, July 1, 2009 15:21 No Comments

Simple Safety Tips for July 4th Fireworks

By Barbara Ficarra, RN, BSN, MPA

If you gather to watch fireworks this July 4th chances are you’ll hear many ooh’s and aah’s among the crowd as they watch the spectacular bursts of colors glowing in the sky.
Leave it to the pros
While fireworks are part of celebrating Independence Day, shooting […]

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