Med Rec Review: HTN
Today we're going to be reviewing the most common medications used to treat hypertensions in adults. With Cindi Bell RN, BSN
26 Nov 2018
Acute Wound Care
Today we're going to talk about wound healing and wound care. Let's talk wounds! With Cindi Bell RN, BSN
27 Nov 2018
Friends of Flo - OR Nursing Part 1
A special edition of Friends of Flo as we welcome Dawn Brue RN and Amos Schonrock RN, PHN, CNOR to the pod. We talk about the biggest safety issues for patients in the OR and how to be an advocate for the patient.Friends of Flo is: Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN Dr. Tess Judge-Ellis DNP, ARNP, FAANP Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP
13 Aug 2018
Friends of Flo - Time and Nursing
The Friends of Flo team talks about time as it relates to nursing: when they're pressed for it and how to make time for patients. Dr. Tess Judge-Ellis' article about these issues is discussed, along with naming, claiming, and explaining the role of NPs.Friends of Flo is: Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN, Dr. Tess Judge-Ellis DNP, ARNP, FAANP and Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP
10 Jul 2018
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The final podcast in our 3-part series about OR nursing best practices. A review of nursing priorities for the PACU and post-operative period including sedation-agitation scales, preventing complications, and discharge criteria!
24 Apr 2018
Friends of Flo - Nursing History with Dr. Dominique Tobbell
A special Thanksgiving episode of Friends of Flo as we welcome Dr. Dominique Tobbell to the pod. We dive into nursing history, technological advances, and the evolution of nursing education.Friends of Flo is: Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN - Dr. Tess Judge-Ellis DNP, ARNP, FAANP - Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP
22 Nov 2018
In the second episode of three in a series covering nursing in the OR, we cover essentials for the Circ Nurse including sterile fields, scrub-in, and managing clients under anesthesia.
6 Mar 2018
Friends of Flo - Patient Falls
This week Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN and Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP sit down to discuss patient falls, including Dr. Porter's recent study on the subject. How can you nurses use fall prevention culture? Link to Dr. Porter's study on patient falls in the American Journal of Nursing: https://journals.lww.com/ajnonline/Fulltext/2018/05000/CE___Original_Research__Exploring_Clinicians_.22.aspx?WT.mc_id=HPxADx20100319xMP
19 Jun 2018
Friends of Flo - OR Nursing Part 2
We're back with guests Dawn Brue RN and Amos Schonrock RN, PHN, CNOR to continue discussing safety in the OR.
22 Oct 2018
Friends of Flo - Nurse Bullying
This week Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN and Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP sit down to discuss bullying in nursing. -How can you handle and diffuse real life situations? How do you avoid bullying behavior yourself?
25 Apr 2018
Friends of Flo - Veracity and Truth Telling
“React at the right point, to the right degree, for the right reason.”A patient asks “am I going to die?” How do you respond? Today on our Friends of Flo podcast we discuss veracity and truth telling. We explore an article by Dr. Margaret Rising discussing cultural communication and the most effective ways to communicate based on different cultures.
6 Mar 2018
Friends of Flo - Surgical Smoke Series
Friends of Flo talks surgical smoke with Dr. Kay Ball, the AORN, and the Henry Ford Hospital system.Watch this episode here Learn more about OR smoke safety here: Ethicon.com/ORsmoketalk
16 Nov 2018
Friends of Flo - Surgical Smoke - AORN Advocacy
On this episode of the Friends of Flo podcast, we talk to Mary Ogg and Danielle Glover of AORN about raising awareness of surgical smoke.Watch this episode Learn more about OR smoke safety HERE
14 Nov 2018
Friends of Flo - Making a NCLEX Study Plan
This week the Friends of Flo team talks about getting ready for the NCLEX exam, including study strategies and exam day tips. They also talk about study playlists, from classical to Taylor Swift. What's on your study playlist?
18 May 2018
Friends of Flo - Intergenerational friction in Nursing
This week the Friends of Flo team speaks with BJ Hannnon, an Advanced Nursing Program Coordinator. They discuss how the nursing profession has evolved over time and the challenges that creates. We also learn about intergenerational friction in nursing and effective approaches to handle it.
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Friends of Flo - Surgical Smoke - Dr. Ball’s Expert Perspective
We welcome Dr. Kay Ball to the Friends of Flo podcast, as we talk about her efforts to bring awareness to the hazards of surgical smoke.Watch this episode here: http://bit.ly/2zLuFZZLearn more about OR smoke safety here: Ethicon.com/ORsmoketalk
12 Nov 2018
Friends of Flo- Surgical Smoke - Henry Ford Wins Gold
Check out this episode of our Friends of Flo podcast as we talk to Tiffany Tscherne and Cathy Osgood of the Henry Ford Hospital System about how they implemented a smoke evacuation program in their hospital.Watch this episode Learn more about OR smoke safety HERE
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Friends of Flo - Medication Errors
This week the Friends of Flo team talks medication errors; how they happen, how to deal with them, and ethical considerations.
2 Jul 2018
Friends of Flo - "Just a Nurse"
Dr. Rebecca Porter PHD, RN and Dr. Andrew Whitters DNP, ARNP discuss the importance of nursing in the medical field and how often the nurse can be the patient's best advocate.
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We discuss Advance Directives, which give written guidelines on treatments a patient may want to receive or not receive. We get specific on what documents there are and how they differ.
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