Legal and Ethical Issues in Nursing
- Permission Required:
- Nursing Practice and Theory
- (NUR3655 and NUR3895 and PHI1630) or ( NUR3119 and NUR3065C and NUR3104 and NUR3895 and PHI1630)
- 4.00 Credits
This course examines legal and ethical concepts as they apply to professional nursing practice. Standards of care and the Nurse Practice Act serve as the framework for discussion. Analysis of case issues will serve as the forum for legal and ethical decision making processes.