Product Detail

Legal Risks in Nursing Documentation:
DVD Video
$69.99 USD
$34.99 USD
Product Details
Format:
DVD Video - 2-4 hours   Instructions
Length:
2 hr 59 min
Details:
Multi-disc DVD recording with electronic manual and instructions.
Author:
ROSALE LOBO, PHD, MSN, RN, CNS, LNCC
Publisher:
PESI HealthCare
Copyright:
2/27/2018
CE Available:
Yes, See CE credit tab for complete continuing education details
Product Code:
RNV077790
Objectives
  1. Recognize why skimming the facts can damage your license.
  2. Dissect the connection between your charted words and the truth.
  3. Examine the lawyers view on your documentation.
  4. Transform your understanding of “trust but verify”.
  5. Analyze legal cases to become an expert at charting.
  6. Compare your previous charting with your future charting.
Outline
The Truth About Documentation (that nursing school never taught you)
  • The care plan: Facts vs. fiction
  • Clinical application and critical thinking: What the attorneys don’t want you to know
  • Learning to think defensively
10 Facts About Being a Nurse Litigant
  • The emotional turmoil associated with litigation
  • The scenario that lasts a professional lifetime
  • There is such a thing as being prepared for questioning
Nursing's Role in Increasing Safe and Effective Healthcare Delivery
  • The increasing demand for accountability
  • The regulations that effect their bottom line - and our sanity
  • Using the correct “tone” to communicate your message
Author

ROSALE LOBO, PHD, MSN, RN, CNS, LNCC

Rosale Lobo has 30 years of combined experience as a direct care nurse, faculty, administrator, and legal nurse consultant. Rosale is a staff nurse at a large teaching hospital in Connecticut and serves as clinical faculty at Southern Connecticut State University. She began working with attorneys in North Carolina and expanded her independent legal nurse consulting practice to New York, Georgia, Colorado, and Connecticut. Plaintiff medical malpractice attorneys have utilized her expertise as both an expert witness and a "behind-the-scenes" consultant.

Rosale is a BSN graduate from Long Island University, earned her master's degree from Hunter College with magna cum laude distinction and her PhD from Walden University, focusing her dissertation research on Nursing Documentation. Rosale is the author of Guilty or Innocent: Protecting Your License Through Proper Nursing Documentation (PHC Publishing Group, 2012). She is a member of the American Nurses Association, American Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, past educational board member for the Connecticut Association of Legal Nurse Consultants, and the American Society of Public Administration.

Speaker Disclosures:

Financial: Rosale Lobo is an Adjunct Clinical Faculty for Southern Connecticut State University and Gateway Community College. She receives royalties as an author for PESI Publishing & Media. Ms. Lobo receives a speaking honorarium from PESI, Inc.

Non-financial: Rosale Lobo has no relevant non-financial relationship to disclose.
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Audience
Nurses, Nurse Practitioners, Clinical Nurse Specialists, Nurse Educators