All About Medication and Medical Errors
The goal of this course is to help nurses learn about medication and medical errors in general and how to prevent them.

Course Publication Date: June 28, 2020

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Anita Rothera-Delaney RN, BS
Course No:AME062820
Contact Hours:2.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Medical & Surgical Issues
Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Leadership & Case Management
Professional Issues
Learning Objectives
  • Describe some common types of medication errors.

  • Describe the most common ways to help prevent medical errors.

  • Discuss ‘name confusion’ which is the most common cause of drug-related errors.

  • Discuss questions they can ask about medicines they are giving their patients or taking themselves.

  • Discuss the Patient Safety and Quality Improvement Act of 2005.


Search Courses

Group Plan

Group plans are convenient and cost effective!

Authors Wanted

Earn $$$ as a MyFreeCE Author!