Chapter 27: Patient Safety
Quality and Safety Education for Nurses (QSEN): future nurses need
knowledge, skills and attitudes to promote safety
o Continuous improvement is essential
o QSEN minimizes risk of harm to patients and providers by
Assessment: gather information about the patients condition from patient
and family along with interpreting and validating the info to form a complete
o Two stages
Collection and verification of data
Analysis of data
BACCALAUREATE NURSING PROGRAMS
NU 231 ACCA
Principles and Applications of Nursing
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Chapter 39: Hygiene
Pulse deficit is the difference between the apical and radial pulse
- The skin
o Functions: protection, secretion, excretion, temperature, regulation
o Two layers
Epidermis: shields underlying tissue
Dermis: contains bu