medication safety risk

I’m studying for my Nursing class and don’t understand how to answer this. Can you help me study?

Provide your answers to the following questions in a 2-page paper. Use APA Editorial Format for all citations and references used.

  1. What should the “culture and environment of safety” look like when preparing and administering medications?
  1. Discuss a common breach of medication administration.
  1. Identify three (3) factors that lead to errors in documentation related to medication administration.
  1. What can I do to prevent medication errors?


Student describes all of the following: what a culture of safety is AND what that looks like when the nurse is preparing AND administering medications.

Student uses evidence based research or a peer-reviewed journal article to support and describe a common breach of safety when administering medications.

Student LISTS THREE errors in documentation of AND/OR surrounding medication administration.

Student LISTS ONE WAY FOR EACH identified error in documentation listed above to prevent a medication error from happening

Student cites references in text and in the reference page and there are minor errors in grammar and spelling that don’t detract the reader from the message.