Issues and Trends in Nursing: Essential Knowledge for Today and Tomorrow
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Please read each question and select your answer from the choices provided. You must complete all of the questions in order to view your results. At the end of each exam, you have the option to e-mail your results to your instructor.

1:  Some characteristics of effective patient safety cultures include:
A: acknowledging human expectations
B: being aware of hindsight bias on learning
C: delaying open communication and involvement of workers for learning
D: management committed to problem solving approaches

2:  Work complexity patterns include all but the following:
A: interruptions
B: adequate equipment and supplies
C: lack of time
D: inconsistent care communication

3:  A gap exists when a specific patient situation does exactly fit a policy and procedure for administering medications and following the policy or procedure would not be in the best interest of the patient.

4:  When using hindsight bias to review an accident, human and environmental factors are lost.

Optional: Enter your name and your instructor's E-mail address to have your results E-mailed to him or her.
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