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Ch 3: Nursing Safety

About This Chapter

View the engaging video lessons in this chapter to strengthen your knowledge of safety in the field of nursing. Our lessons also include multiple-choice quizzes so that you can assess your grasp of this important topic.

Nursing Safety - Chapter Summary and Learning Objectives

Keeping nurses safe while working is a paramount consideration. This chapter explores safety procedures and regulations for institutions as well as the nurses themselves. Each lesson details specific elements of safety in nursing.

In addition to short videos, our lessons contain transcripts and end-of-lesson quizzes that you can use to check your understanding of the chapter's concepts. We also offer you the ability to contact an instructor for any questions on the material that you may have. Our video lessons will educate you on topics such as the following:

  • What environmental safety hazards in nursing are
  • How technology is used to keep nurses safe
  • What factors influence personal safety
  • How safety needs in medical settings are assessed

Video Objective
Influences on a Person's Safety: Individual, Environmental, Socioeconomic & Cultural Identify factors influencing personal safety.
How to Identify Environmental Safety Hazards Recognize specific safety hazards in the nursing environment.
Devices Used in Nursing to Promote Safety Discover how technology can aid in nursing safety.
Nursing Case Study: Safety Examine a specific case study relating to nursing safety.

Chapter Practice Exam
Test your knowledge of this chapter with a 30 question practice chapter exam.
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Practice Final Exam
Test your knowledge of the entire course with a 50 question practice final exam.
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