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The NCSBN Website NCLEX-RN Test Plan defines Safe and Effective Care Environment as:

"The nurse promotes achievement of client outcomes by providing and directing nursing care that enhances the care delivery setting in order to protect clients and health care personnel" (NCSBN, 2019, p.8)

According to the NCSBN website the following are topics included in the section of this exam (NCSBN, 2019, p.8-16):

  • Management of Care – providing and directing nursing care that enhances the care delivery setting to protect clients and health care personnel.
    • Related content includes, but is not limited to:
    • Advance Directives 
    • Continuity of Care
    • Advocacy 
    • Establishing Priorities
    • Assignment, Delegation and Supervision 
    • Ethical Practice
    • Case Management 
    • Informed Consent
    • Client Rights 
    • Information Technology
    • Collaboration with Interdisciplinary Team 
    • Legal Rights and Responsibilities
    • Concepts of Management 
    • Performance Improvement (Quality Improvement)
    • Confidentiality/Information Security 
    • Referrals
  • Safety and Infection Control – protecting clients and health care personnel from health and environmental hazards.
    • Related content includes, but is not limited to:
      • Accident/Error/Injury Prevention
      • Emergency Response Plan
      • Safe Use of Equipment
      • Security Plan
      • Ergonomic Principles 
      • Standard Precautions/Transmission-Based Precautions/Surgical Asepsis
      • Handling Hazardous and Infectious Materials 
      • Home Safety
      • Reporting of Incident/Event/Irregular
      • Occurrence/Variance
      • Use of Restraints/Safety Devices 

Supplemental Review Materials

In addition to your required TEXTBOOKS and NCLEX Review books, please see these helpful resources below to help you review for this section. In addition please see our Library Catalog for a full list of books available to you at your campus library.

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