Legal Issues in Nursing

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Note: This course is not available for the current semester.

Course No: HSCI.3200; Last Offered: Fall 2018;

Course Description

This course provides an overview of legal issues nurses encounter in clinical practice. Case studies will be used to identify common risks to safety and quality of care. to examine the legal process when lawsuits are filed and to identify preventive strategies which improve quality of care and therefore, decrease legal risks for nurses.

Prerequisites & Notes

  • Prerequisites:
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  • Credits: 3; Contact Hours: 3

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