Legal compliance best practices complying with the

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Legal Compliance Best Practices Complying with the Nurse Practice Act exactly as stated. Keeping up to date with the laws, rules, and regulations of the
MODULE 9 WRITTEN ASSIGNMENT 3 Nurse Practice act while actively practicing nursing. Implementing and adherence to the policies and procedures of the facility that one works for. Advocating for the patient and patient safety while remaining ethical in all circumstances and situations. The Nursing Scope and Standards of Practice describe the “who,” “what,” “where,” “when,” “why,” and “how” of nursing practice: Who: Registered Nurses (RN) and Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) comprise the “who” constituency and have been educated, titled, and maintain active licensure to practice nursing. What : Nursing is the protection, promotion, and optimization of health and abilities; prevention of illness and injury; facilitation of healing; alleviation of suffering through the diagnosis and treatment of human response; and advocacy in the care of individuals, families, groups, communities, and populations. Where : Wherever there is a patient in need of care. When : Whenever there is a need for nursing knowledge, compassion, and expertise. Why : The profession exists to achieve the most positive patient outcomes in keeping with nursing’s social contract and obligation to society, (ANA, n.d.).

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