Home Tags Malpractice

    Tag: malpractice

    SA Nursing Council Launches Anonymous Hotline for Reporting Nurses

    An independent hotline to report unethical behavior by nurses was launched last month by the South African Nursing Council (SANC), the country’s regulating body for nurses.

    Surgeon and Nurse Dances While Performing Surgery

    A doctor and nurse that were captured on camera laughing and dancing to pop music while doing surgery.

    Nurse Struck Off After Failing to Provide Resuscitation

    Doreen Ellam, a Warrington Hospital nurse, was struck off after she failed to give resuscitation to her patient, gave paracetamol to an allergic patient, and was implicated in many other cases of negligence and misconduct.

    Crackdown on Degrading Nursing Home Patient Pictures

    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.

    5 Things Nurses Must Never Say To Patients

    Stay away from saying these five sentences.

    6 Hard Truths You’ll Face Once You Become a Nurse

    Here are six harsh realities and facts that I thought every aspiring nurse should be ready with before continuing a life as a nurse.

    License Suspended for Nurse Who Reused Syringes

    The nurse who reused flu shot syringes that put 67 patients at risk for HIV and hepatitis at a pharmaceutical company, voluntarily surrendered her license according to New Jersey official on Thursday.

    Nurse Victorino Chua Jailed for Life for Stepping Hill Poisoning Murders

    A Filipino nurse was sentenced to life imprisonment after being found guilty of murdering two patients and poisoning 22 others by contaminating saline drip bags with insulin at Stepping Hill hospital in Greater Manchester.

    ‘Nurse’ Who Beaten up Baby Remains in Custody

    Emilia Kovacheva, the midwife who is accused of attempted murder of a newborn, will remain in jail in accordance with a ruling of Sofia District Court of Appeal.

    ‘Nurse’ Viciously Beats Newborn Baby

    As members of the healthcare field, it is our noble duty to care for everyone be it young or old. But that doesn’t seem to be the case for one midwife in a neonatal ward at Sofiamed Hospital in Bulgaria.