TITLE

Nevada board: Nurses have duty to report IC breaches

PUB. DATE
August 2008
SOURCE
Hospital Infection Control;Aug2008, Vol. 35 Issue 8, p88
SOURCE TYPE
Periodical
DOC. TYPE
Article
ABSTRACT
The article focuses on the article published urging nurses to report infection control breaches and improper injection practices in light of Hepatitis C outbreak in Las Vegas, Nevada. It presents an excerpt from the article written by Deborah Scott which contemplates the need for nurses to report health care professionals who are violating their code of values and integrity to protect the patients. It highlights the role of nurse as an advocate to promote safe nursing practice.
ACCESSION #
34037006

 

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