Nursing Malpractice Definition

Nursing Malpractice

Nursing Malpractice

If a nurse fails to properly administer a drug, administers the wrong drug, fails to follow doctors’ orders or falls below the standard of care required of Licensed or Registered nurses, he or she may be guilty of malpractice. This applies whether the nurse is in or out of a hospital.

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Nursing Malpractice Articles

Nurse Malpractice
http://ezinearticles.com/?Nurse-Malpractice&id=1713549

Examining Nursing Malpractice: A Defense Attorney’s Perspective
http://ccn.aacnjournals.org/content/23/2/104.full

Nurses, Negligence, and Malpractice
http://www.nursingcenter.com/lnc/journalarticle?article_id=423284

The Elements of Nursing Malpractice
http://www.workingnurse.com/articles/The-Elements-of-Nursing-Malpractice

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