Demand for nurse case managers is increasing. Their skills at supporting for advocating for and supporting patients' recovery are highly valued.
Transferring patients who are unable to do so themselves is not easy. It requires strict adherence to policies. A break from policy can land you in court.
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Professional boundaries protect patients. A nurse manager wonders if a line was crossed when a male staff member and female patient connect on social media.
A patient entered a nursing home, executed a last will and testament and died days later. His nephew challenges the will which was witnessed by a nurse.
A school nurse asked how she should respond to high school students, who drive to school and ask to be dismissed because they don't feel well.
This defamation case can show you how to avoid being on either side of a lawsuit. When a patient or fellow staff members say or write negative things about your nursing practice, it can be devastating to your personal and professional reputation. Especially if what is being said or written is not true. As I
A reader was reprimanded for a HIPAA violation because she threw a document with Protected Health Information into a regular trash container.
When it comes to nurse to patient ratios, it’s not just about numbers. Ensuring you have the right mix of nurses requires constant advocacy and review.