Tag Archives: nursing risk management

Expert Witness Affidavits Must Contain Specific Facts Either Supporting or Not Supporting Standard of Care

In Griffin v. Methodist Hospital 1, a patient’s lengthy stay in the hospital for numerous fatal medical conditions resulted in the [...]

Malpractice Insurance for Nurses

Consider the following scenario: Mr. Smith, a mechanic, was admitted to ABC Medical Center after suffering a heart attack on September [...]

Who Can Be Named In A Nursing Malpractice Lawsuit

Nursing malpractice is found when a nursing professional has been negligent in administering healthcare and causes harm or damage to a [...]

Nurses, Are You Aware of Your Malpractice Risks?

Malpractice liability for nurses may be more common than you think. Consider this scenario: Mr. Jameson, a contractor, suffered a heart [...]

Respecting Your Colleagues

The other day I was visiting a friend in the hospital and I was amazed at how hectic things seemed there. The patient census on the [...]