Whether lawyers and the law are the mortal enemy of labor and delivery nurses, there is an obvious problem: huge verdicts in obstetric and medical negligence cases. Nursing for women's health: 1997. Vol.1, Issue 5.
New South Wales Mental Health Act
Includes guidelines for supervision of enrolled nurses, professional development plans, job descriptions and more.
Victorian Mental Health Act
As registered nurses, we are aware that we must behave in a 'professional' way. We know that we must achieve certain standards of behaviour and that our conduct as registered nurses is constrained by regulation. BJN: 2007. Vol.16, Issue 3.
Errors in health care are receiving much attention today, although committing such errors is not a new phenomenon. Othopesdic Nursing: 2001. Vol.20, Issue 4.
Tasmanian Mental Health Act
South Australian Mental Health Act
This session will provide an overview of the changes to these revised standards and guidelines and general update for attendees on relevant policy position of the NMBA with respect to nurses working in primary health care.