Adverse incidents reporting in a paediatric unit of a university hospital in Ghana
Gifty Osei Berchie, MSc; Susanna Aba Abraham, MPH; Christiana Okantey, MPhil -- School of Nursing and Midwifery, University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana; Vida Maame Kissiwaa Amoah, MSc, School of Nursing, Garden City University College, Kumasi, Ghana; Charlotte Boachie Danquah, MN, Paediatric Ward, Kwame Nkrumah University of Science and Technology Hospital, Kumasi, Ghana
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- University of Cape Coast, Cape Coast, Ghana
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Participants will acquire information about the most common type of adverse events that occur among the paediatric population in Ghana. The session will also afford participants the opportunity to become acquainted with paediatric nurses' practices as related to documentation and reporting of adverse events that occur in their unit.
44th Biennial Convention 2017 Theme: Influence Through Action: Advancing Global Health, Nursing, and Midwifery.
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