1 – select a critical incident which has occurred in practice relating to prescribing (i.e. a prescribing decision or medicines management concern), reporting risk or your role in critical or major incidents, ensure that you critically reflect on the legal and/or ethical aspects of this incident and how this will inform your future practice.
Discuss 10 rights of medication administration, or any Medication Legislation UK – Medicine Act 1968 that covers the incident.
Discuss organisation culture – Nursing management team did not offer help to cover shift as one nurse short on that critical incident –
shortage of staff. Although there’s no medication error but there’s always room for mistake or error. Learning Outcome 1