This article provides an overview of nursing regulation during public health emergencies. Many nurses are quick to volunteer during an emergency; being prepared in advance will help the overall response effort.
Mary Pat Couig, MPH, RN, FAAN; Karey A. Johnson, MSN, RN; Suzanne Thorne-Odem, MS, RN; and Cathy Rick, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN
Couig, M.P., Johnson, K., Thorne-Odem, S., & Rick, C. (2011). Nursing Scope of Practice Issues in Public Health Emergencies. Journal of Nursing Regulation, 2 (3), 13-18.
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- Emergency Response, Patient Safety, Practice, Scope of Practice