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How Not to Kill Your Patient

May 22, 2023

Good documentation allows for a retrospective understanding of a patient's condition when they arrived and how it has progressed.  Vital signs are particularly critical as they reveal trends and can help detect potential issues.  But here's the real challenge, finding that sweet spot between meeting the demands...

Apr 20, 2023

In this episode, Lisa and Kevin have a special guest, Annie Fulton, from Up My Nursing Game. Join us as we dive into the topic of delirium, a commonly overlooked and misdiagnosed condition in emergency departments with serious implications for patients.

In this episode, we'll explore delirium identification, effective...

Feb 23, 2023

In this episode, Kevin and Dr. Wolf delve into the crucial topic of assessing and addressing changes in mental status. Mental status changes can be alarming and could be a result of various underlying medical conditions, which require prompt evaluation and management.

During the episode, we will provide a comprehensive...

Dec 22, 2022

This episode is a little different, In this episode, Kevin and Dr. Wolf have a conversation about a viral video showing a healthcare worker striking a patient who spits on him.  This video had a lot of mixed reactions from healthcare workers online.  Give it a listen and see how we think this is just a symptom of bigger...

Nov 19, 2022

How Not to Kill your Patient. Just how vital are vital signs?   In this episode, Lisa and Kevin talk about how vital signed effect your triage designation.