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Legal Clinic

  • Creator:   American Journal of Nursing
  • Updated:   4/11/2019
  • Contains:  13 items
This collection of articles was authored by AJN’s contributing editor for legal issues, nurse and attorney Edie Brous, JD, MS, MPH, RN and ran in AJN October – December 2012. This three-part series discusses nursing disciplinary actions and provides tips for maintaining one’s license in good standing. Part 1 discusses misconceptions nurses commonly have about licensure. Part 2 will discuss common reasons boards of nursing conduct investigations and take disciplinary action. Part 3 will be a discussion of strategies for protecting your license. Earn CE: Nursing Center


Lessons Learned from Litigation: Legal and Ethical Consequences of Social Media

Brous, Edie; Olsen, Douglas P.

AJN, American Journal of Nursing. 117(9):50-54, September 2017.