Common Nursing Mistakes and Errors
Welcome to Micro Learning Nuggets. In this section, we look at some of the common mistakes / errors made by nurses and offer suggestions on how to avoid / prevent them. Each learning nugget consists of:
- Problem: identification and brief description of the nursing error / mistake
- Consequence: what may happen as a result of this error / mistake
- Solution: suggestions on what to do to prevent this nursing mistake from happening.
Click on the title to view and/or download the Micro Learning Nugget (PDF format).
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