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Culture of Safety Part Four:  The Role of Nurses

Culture of Safety Part Four: The Role of Nurses

This interactive tutorial focuses on strategies to foster a culture of safety in healthcare. The stated learning objectives are:
  • Propose strategies that nurses in leadership posiitions can implement to promote a culture of safety.
  • Summarize the responsibilities of staff nurses in a culture of safety.
  • Propose new opportunities to increase the influence of nurses in the healthcare system.
  • Relate the work environment of nurses to patient safety.

The learning resource includes a printable handout with references and a short self-test. The content author was Patricia Ebright, faculty at the Indiana University School of Nursing. The project is a component of NEAT (Nursing Education and Technology).


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