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Title Law for nurse leaders : a comprehensive reference / editors, Paula DiMeo Grant, MA RN JD, Diana Ballard, JD MBA RN
Published New York, NY : Springer Pub. Co., LLC, 2011
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Description 1 online resource (xviii, 403 pages)
Contents The nurse and the law : a primer / Paula DiMeo Grant -- Corporate law / Diana Ballard, J.D., Michelle Mitchell-Stoddard, and Liston Radney, III -- Corporate compliance / Diana Ballard -- Laws governing the workplace / Paula DiMeo Grant and John J. Vecchione -- Risk management / Pamela D. Miller -- Patient rights and ethical considerations / Edie Brous -- Nursing malpractice/negligence and liability / Shellie Karno -- Anatomy of civil and criminal trials / Paula DiMeo Grant and Neil J. Reardon -- Dispute resolution for nurses / Donna-Marie Boulay and Paula DiMeo Grant
Summary An essential source of legal information and analysis for nurse supervisors, managers, executives, administrators, practicing nurses and aspiring nursing leaders, educators and students in BSN and advanced degree nursing programs. Law for Nurse Leaders is a comprehensive guide to current and emerging law issues, questions, trends and research. It aims to empower readers to understand and deal with pressing legal issues in nursing care. Written primarily by nurse attorneys with knowledge and expertise in various aspects of the law, this reader-friendly text discusses nursing malpractice, risk m
Bibliography Includes bibliographical references and index
Notes Print version record
Subject Nursing -- Law and legislation -- United States -- Outlines, syllabi, etc.
Health Facility Administration -- legislation & jurisprudence.
Legislation, Nursing.
United States.
Genre/Form Outlines and syllabi.
Outlines and syllabi.
Form Electronic book
Author Ballard, Diana C. (Diana Christine), 1945-
Grant, Paula DiMeo.
ISBN 0826124534 (electronic bk.)
9780826124531 (electronic bk.)