This introductory course is designed to outline the legal principles of nursing practice. The primary aim is to provide the learner the foundational knowledge of pertinent legal concepts commonly seen in the health care sector and an understanding of their clinical practice implications.
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Upon completion of this course the participant will be able to:
Chapter 1: Introduction Legal Aspects of Nursing
Chapter 2: Laws Affecting Nursing Practice
Chapter 3: Scope of Practice & Standard of Care
Chapter 4: Documentation
Chapter 5: Health Insurance Portability and Accountability Act and Protected Health Information
Chapter 6: The Litigation Process
Chapter 7: Malpractice and Liability Insurance
Chapter 8: Conclusion
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