An LPN who took expired medications from work has her licensed revoked by the board. Find out how this case panned out and what you can learn from it.
In this malpractice case, a nurse/juror's conduct during jury deliberations became the focus of an appellate court determination for a new trial.
The ANA refers to the nursing Code of Ethics as, “the profession’s non-negotiable ethical standard." It helps nurses through ethical dilemmas every day.
As the jury conviction in the RaDonda Vaught case illustrates, medication administration protocols must be strictly adhered to at all times.
A home health nurse refuses to see patients due to a possible COVID-19 exposure and is terminated. Nancy Brent explains the legal implications.
A home health agency files suit against three nurses for violating a noncompete agreement. Nurse attorney Nancy Brent discusses details of the case.
This school bullying case ends with a student taking his own life, and the school nurse’s actions or inaction being called into question by the courts.
A patients asks a nurse to close the privacy curtain. Minutes later, the patient is found on the floor unresponsive. Was this a standard of care breach?