Download citation on researchgate | nurses and the administration of medications: brodening the focus | nurses administer medications every day as part of their practice consequently, many.
Range of medications (general) the nursing attitudes and behaviors survey instrument was study sample attitudes and behaviors sen s nurses’ attitudes and behaviors on patient medication education pharmacy practice 2017 apr-jun15(2):930. There are few studies that connect nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, behaviour and training needs to the administration errors of iv drugs based on our literature review, there are no tools to assess whether nurses’ knowledge, attitudes, behaviour and training needs about the use of iv drugs in icus determine any medication errors.
Following this survey, the hospital's medication administration policy was revised, a single checking resource manual was developed, 1–2 h nurse education sessions were held, the competencies of nurses to single check and to administer medications were assessed, and single checking was successfully piloted before hospital-wide implementation. Original article nurses’ attitudes and perceived barriers to the reporting of medication administration errors. Current study aimed to assess the input from nurses based on their clinical experiences towards perception of occurrence and reporting of medication administration errors, as well as the extent to which errors are reported on their units design: the study used a descriptive cross-sectional survey using self-report questionnaire.
The journal of mental health training, education and practice volume 7, issue 1 attitudes of psychiatrists, nurses and service users towards prescribing and administrating depot antipsychotic medication. Student nurses’ attitudes towards the care of elderly persons a pilot study nurses’ attitudes in relation to nursing education promoted positive feelings towards elderly individuals.
Indeed, evidence suggests this practice enhances neither safety nor care registered nurses at two hospices agreed to change practice to single nurse dispensing and administration of controlled drugs (snad) participants' views on snad were evaluated before and after implementation.
The answers of the nurses about the three variables of this study show that they have adequate knowledge, positive attitudes and correct behaviours (knowledge 85% - attitudes 88% - behaviours 90%) probably, the high rate of correct answers is the reason of the lack of statistically relevant associations among knowledge, attitudes and behaviours.