Nursing Internships: Practicing Without a License

From
Research Library
Publish Date
2011
Topic
Education, Licensure, Practice, Transition to Practice
Description
This article explores nursing internship programs not associated with nursing courses or curricula but are stand-alone programs used to recruit nurses. Issues discussed are the nurse interns’ liability and misunderstanding of the licensure requirement and the health-care systems' promotion of practice without a license.
Authors
Marcia M. Laux, MSN, RN, NE-BC, and Connie McIntosh, MBA, RN
Citation
Laux, M., & McIntosh, C. (2011). Nursing Internships: Practicing Without a License. Journal of Nursing Regulation, 2 (2), 37-39.