· Clearly describe the issue topic – MEDICATION ERROR
· Connect the issue to the Joint Commission National quality/safety gaols
· Include specific clinical examples/ stories that illustrate the issue
· Review the literature and incorporate published positions/ viewpoints
· Include the viewpoints of the ANA, NLN. NYSNA, NCF, NCQA, Joint Commission, QSEN
· Include the position of your employer
· Develop a plan to manage this problem. Be specific- who needs to be involved (administration; government; nurses; patients).
· Describe how this will impact your nursing practice.