Online Education | Neuropsychotropic Drug Therapy 2013 - Malpractice and Neuropsychotropic Drugs
This course presents three ways to measure standard of care, uses sample cases to illustrate issues with psychotropic medications for which nurse practitioners are sued, and describe three ways to reduce your liability risk.
The course was recorded in June 2013 at a conference provided by Continuing Nursing Education at the University of Washington School of Nursing. Teaching methods include video, audio and handouts.
Publish Date: September 11, 2013. This course will be available for three years from this date.
Designed for nurse practitioners, clinical nurse specialists, nurses and health care professionals in all settings.
Objectives for Learning Outcomes
At the conclusion of the conference, you will be better able to:
- Identify three ways in which a standard of care is measured.
- Describe sample cases in which nurse practitioners are sued for issues with psychotropic medications.
- State three ways in which you plan to reduce your liability risk.
Audio and Video
Donna Moniz, JD, MN, RN
Partner, Johnson, Graffe, Keay, Moniz and Wick, LLP; Clinical Assistant Professor, University of Washington School of Nursing, Seattle
- 1.10 Contact hours
- 1.10 Pharmacology hours at the advanced practice level