Tag Archives: Patient advocacy

TERMINATION – Disclosures to Patient

One of the critical times in the therapist-patient relationship comes at termination. Much can go wrong if the termination is not [...]

Brief Reminders / Questions For New Year

Advocacy: Do you consider yourself to be an advocate for your clients? Is advocacy a part of your legal or ethical responsibilities or [...]

Patient Advocacy is an Ethical and Legal Duty

The Code of Ethics for Nurses With Interpretive Statement clearly states in Provision 3 that a nurse “promotes, advocates for, and [...]

LPN, RN & ER Nurse – What Do They All Have in Common?

Whether you’re a licensed practical nurse, a registered nurse or an emergency room nurse – each with varying job duties and [...]

Importance of Nursing Assistant / Nursing Aide (CNA) Patient Advocacy

The CNA’s role in protecting a patient’s safety and overall well-being cannot be overemphasized. Your role includes physical safety and [...]