The causes of 154 nursing errors and countermeasure
WU Fanglan, YING Yanping, CUI Miaoling, et al. Nursing Department, the First Affiliated Hospital of Guangxi Medical University, Nanning, 530021 China
Objective: To look for causes of nursing errors and seek effective coun- termeasures by analyzing the nursing errors. Methods: Nursing errors happened in 6 years were analyzed. Results: The associated factors of nursing errors were junior nurse, in the morning and in the surgical wards. The first type of nursing errors was infusion. Conclusion: It should strengthen junior nurses standardized training, allocate nursing human resources by time, increase the awareness of check and safety and carry out check principles strictly in order to decrease nursing errors and protect the safety of patients.