Nursing Scope of Practice Issues in Public Health Emergencies

Description
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.
Authors
Mary Pat Couig, MPH, RN, FAAN; Karey A. Johnson, MSN, RN; Suzanne Thorne-Odem, MS, RN; and Cathy Rick, RN, NEA-BC, FACHE, FAAN
Citation
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.
Publish Date
2011
Topic
Emergency Response, Patient Safety, Practice, Scope of Practice
From
Research Library
Type
Publication