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Unformatted text preview: Also ensure Marina understands her rights under 504. 2. What would you say to Marina at this time? Let’s discuss all the options. 3. Would you best advocate for this client professionally or publicly? Explain your answer. Professionally. Professional advocacy keeps the lines of communication from being “blurry.” Scenario #3 1. Did the Nx staff have a duty to accurately assess & detect the pt’s injuries w/in their scope of practice? Yes. 2. Did the Nx staff do enough to see the S&S of the pt’s potential injuries were properly evaluated? No. The Nx could have presented the PCP with a Doppler to assess pulse. 3. When the physician dismissed their concerns, should they have gone over his head? Yes. For the sake of the pt, the Nx must exhaust all resources – Charge Nurse, PHP supervisor 1...
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