Category: Nursing Practice

Position Statement: Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

Developed: 07/87 Revised: 07/94, 06/07, 02/18 The American Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Nurses states that the nurse: The nurse practice with compassion and respect for the inherent dignity, worth, and unique attributes of every person. The nurse’s primary commitment is to the patient, whether an individual, family, group, community, or population. The nurse …

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The Role of the Nurse Employed Below Licensure Level

Download the Full Statement Here The American Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Nurses states that the nurse: The nurse practice with compassion and respect for the inherent dignity, worth, and unique attributes of every person. The nurse’s primary commitment is to the patient, whether an individual, family, group, community, or population. The nurse promotes, …

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RNs and LPNs Working in Non-Traditional Settings

Download the Full Statement Here The American Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Nurses states nurse: The nurse practice with compassion and respect for the inherent dignity, worth, and unique attributes of every person. The nurse’s primary commitment is to the patient, whether an individual, family, group, community, or population. The nurse promotes, advocates for, …

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What Every Nurse Needs to Know About Ohio’s Workplace Violence Law

Data shows that nurses have the highest risk of becoming a victim to workplace assault, and the average annual rate for nonfatal violent crime is nearly double for nurses compared to other occupations. A study by the Emergency Nurses Association (ENA) also found that an astounding 86% of emergency room nurses had been physically assaulted …

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New Ohio Law to Streamline Patient Care, Cut Back on Patient Wait Times

New Ohio Law to Streamline Patient Care, Cut Back on Patient Wait Times New law removes unnecessary APRN barriers to practice   COLUMBUS, Ohio (July 21, 2015)–.  Governor John Kasich signed into law last Friday Senate Bill 110, which allows Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to provide more efficient care for their patients. APRNs include Certified …

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