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Woman in vegetative state in a LTC facility gave birth to a baby boy. The arrest was made after a positive DNA result of an LPN working in the facility.
The major nursing care planning goals for the child experiencing abuse includes ensuring adequate nutrition, safety of the abused child, relief from anxiety, improving parenting skills and building parental confidence.
On October 31 it was announced that Wubbels had agreed to a $500,000 out of court settlement, part of which she plans to donate.
As a nurse, you could be the one contact who identifies a victim of human trafficking and provides the means of release. However, you need to know of the signs that the patient is possibly a victim of trafficking and how to manage this highly sensitive situation.
1 in 10 of nurses may be impaired due to the abuse of drugs or alcohol.
A doctor and nurse that were captured on camera laughing and dancing to pop music while doing surgery.
Sometimes, people cross the line of being rude and are verbally abusive. Here are a few tips to help you manage verbally abusive patients.
The agents of the Federal Bureau of Investigation (FBI) are now hot on the heels of abusive healthcare workers who post degrading pictures of their patients online.