Nursing Pathways for Patient Safety

Nursing Pathways for Patient Safety

By National Council of State Boards of Nursing


  1. Overview: NCSBN Practice Breakdown Initiative
  2. Practice Breakdown: Medication Administration
  3. Practice Breakdown: Clearly Communicating Patient Data and Clinical Assessments
  4. Practice Breakdown: Attentiveness/Surveillance
  5. Practice Breakdown: Clinical Reasoning or Judgment
  6. Practice Breakdown: Prevention
  7. Practice Breakdown: Intervention
  8. Practice Breakdown: Interpretation of Authorized Provider Orders
  9. Practice Breakdown: Professional Responsibility and Patient Advocacy
  10. Mandatory Reporting
  11. Organizational Use of TERCAP: Shifting From a Quality Management to a Whole Systems Approach