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Patient Safety Outcomes to ADN and BSN Nurses

Discuss current research that links patient safety outcomes to ADN and BSN nurses. Based on some real-life experiences, do you agree or disagree with this research?

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The current research that links patient safety outcomes to ADN and BSN nurses are simply stating that the quality of patient care depends on the level of well educated nursing workforce. Research have shown that there are lower mortality rates, fewer medication errors, and positive outcomes, which are linked to nurses prepared at the baccalaureate and graduate degree levels. The American Association of Colleges of Nursing
(AACN) is committed to working collaboratively to create a more highly qualified nursing workforce since education enhances both clinical competency and care delivery.
Some of the research that show a connection between baccalaureate education and lower mortality rates, and linking nursing education to patient outcomes are described below:

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The current research that links patient safety outcomes to ADN and BSN nurses are simply stating that the quality of patient care depends on the level of well educated nursing workforce. Research has shown that there are lower mortality rates, fewer medication errors, and positive outcomes, which are linked to nurses prepared at the baccalaureate and graduate degree levels.

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