Patient safety: where is nursing education?

@article{Gregory2007PatientSW,
  title={Patient safety: where is nursing education?},
  author={David M Gregory and Lorna W Guse and Diana Davidson Dick and Cynthia K Russell},
  journal={The Journal of nursing education},
  year={2007},
  volume={46 2},
  pages={79-82}
}
Patient safety is receiving unprecedented attention among clinicians, researchers, and managers in health care systems. In particular, the focus is on the magnitude of systems-based errors and the urgency to identify and prevent these errors. In this new era of patient safety, attending to errors, adverse events, and near misses warrants consideration of both active (individual) and latent (system) errors. However, it is the exclusive focus on individual errors, and not system errors, that is… CONTINUE READING

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