In today's healthcare environment, it's imperative for nurses to stay abreast of the latest legal issues that impact them. The just published Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Sixth Edition by Carolyn Buppert is a must-have resource for every new or current nurse practitioner (NP) that explains and analyzes the legal issues relevant to nurse practitioners.
Praise is already coming in for the recently published Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Fifth Edition by Carolyn Buppert. Doody's Review Service just awarded it 5 stars and a perfect score of 100. According to reviewer, Cynthia Lee Cummings, RN, MSN, EdD, from the University of North Florida Brooks College of Health, it is "an invaluable book for nurse practitioners."
The Midwest Book Review recently published a review of Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition by Susan J. Westrick, deeming it "an excellent college-level text for any involved in the nursing profession."
The legal aspects of nursing are often complicated and intimidating to students. Yet, they relate to everything from patient and environmental health and safety to error reduction and ethical boundaries-- and even social media used by nursing staff. That's why we've published Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics, Second Edition by Susan J. Westrick, JD, MS, RN, CNE, a nurse attorney who makes complex legal topics understandable while providing accurate and well-researched content relevant to practice.
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LVN to RN.net recently announced their Top 50 Must-Read Books for Nurses in 2012. Included on the list was Nurse Practitioner's Business Practice and Legal Guide, Fourth Edition by Carolyn Buppert.
The Journal of Nursing Law has reviewed Essentials of Nursing Law and Ethics by Susan J. Westrick and Katherine McCormack Dempski. Here is an excerpt from reviewer Diane K. Kjervik, JD, MSN, RN, FAAN, at the University of North Carolina, Chapel Hill,
Earlier this week, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services announced new guidelines in accordance with the Affordable Care Act that include breastfeeding support, supplies, and counseling. These historic guidelines will help ameliorate traditional breastfeeding obstacles, such as the cost of purchasing or renting breast pumps. According to the HSS,