Issues and Trends in Nursing: Essential Knowledge for Today and Tomorrow
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Critical Thinking Exercises

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1:  What does patient-centered care mean, and why is it relevant to nursing?

2:  How can an adverse event occur in the healthcare setting?

3:  List ways that a healthcare institution can avoid a gap in the healthcare work environment.

4:  Why do we not expect perfect performance in working environments?

5:  List some ways that healthcare organizations can foster a safe and caring environment for the client.

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