NR520 Applied Theoretical Foundations, Scientific Inquiry & Decision-Making
Module 2 Discussion
Read the following case study and commentary in regards to situational awareness and patient safety.
Farnan, J. M. (2016). Situational Awareness and Patient Safety. Retrieved from https://psnet.ahrq.gov/webmm/case/372/situational-awareness-and-patient-safety (Links to an external site.)
Consider the following questions below while formulating a response.
Describe a time in your nursing practice when you were involved in or witnessed an error or a near-miss.
How could have situational awareness prevented this situation?