Specialty Program 2017 | Med-Surg 365-Targeted CE | Legal and Ethical Issues

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Objectives for Learning Outcomes

After completing this session, you will be able to:

  1. Identify what is meant by tort law.
  2. Demonstrate knowledge of the Nurse Practice Act.
  3. Discuss the ways in which an ethical act may NOT be a legal act. 

Additional Information

Format: 
Video
Course summary
Maximum credit available: 
  • 1.50 Contact hours
Available: 
06/05/2017
Expires: 
12/31/2018
Cost:
$25.00

Patsy Treece, MN, RN
Critical Care Research Nurse, UW School of Medicine and UW Medicine/Harboview Medical Center; Clinical Faculty, Biobehavioral Nursing & Health Systems, UW School of Nursing, Seattle

Available Credit

  • 1.50 Contact hours

Price

Cost:
$25.00
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