A skilled and knowledgeable nurse attorney can provide utmost assistance over cases such as misappropriation of medication that you may deny committing. However, a lack of a nurse attorney could subject you and your license to any possible sanction depending on the severity of your misconduct.
At the time of the initial incident, an LVN was employed as a Licensed Vocational Nurse at a hospital facility in Wichita Falls, Texas, and had been in that position for approximate four (4) years,
On or about November 24, 2020, while employed as a Licensed Vocational Nurse, and assigned to provide nursing care for a Patient the said LVN violated professional boundaries in that she provided nursing care for the patient in her home and admitted she had been doing it for several years. The behavior of the LVN was likely to injure the patient from confusion between the needs of the nurse and those of the patient and may have caused delayed distress for the patient, which may not be recognized or felt by the patient until harmful consequences occur.
In response to the incident, the said LVN states that she did keep the patient in her home and it was approved and with written approval of the patient Caregiver.
The following incidents and defense against the case caused the Texas Board of Nursing to place the RN and her license into disciplinary proceedings. She would have sought assistance from a good nurse attorney to provide clarifications for the case.
It’s best to seek the help of a nurse attorney when facing different complaints and allegations. However, some nurses tend to face these results instead without thinking that nurse attorneys are always reliable for matters such as these.
If you’ve ever done any errors during your shift as an RN or LVN, and you wish to preserve your career and your license, an experienced nurse attorney is what you need. Nurse Attorney Yong J. An, an experienced nurse lawyer for various licensing cases for 14 years, can assist you by contacting him at (832) 428-5679.