Focus On: Malpractice Prevention

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NSO & CNA is and have always been committed to providing the nursing community with risk education. Our online risk management CE modules provide you with access to a wealth of information that can help you manage your practice risks and lessen your exposure to facing a professional liability or license protection claim.
 
Earn CE Credit & Save
Nursing professionals who are NSO policyholders and partner members can save up to 50% on the cost of Focus on Malpractice Prevention online risk management continuing education modules. Earn 6 contact hours through NSO’s new Focus on Malpractice Prevention risk management program and, as NSO policyholders, receive a 10% non-cumulative risk management premium credit on your individual professional liability insurance premium for up to three years.
 
Instructions:
(1)   You must secure a total of 6.0 Contact Hours (0.6 CEUs) or more by completing a combination of Focus on Malpractice Prevention modules located on the NSO/CNA risk management page within the NursingCenter.com website.  Modules located outside of this page are NOT approved for the CNA risk management discount. 
(2)   Print the NSO Continuing Education form. Include your name, address and policy number (if applicable) in the space provided.
(3)   Sign the form. Unsigned forms will not be processed.
(4)   Make a copy of this form for your records.
(5)   If you are a current NSO customer with an individual professional liability insurance policy then fax a copy of the form with your certificates of completion to 1-800-758-3635.

NSO Continuing Education Form

 
LIPPINCOTT PUBLICATIONS COMPLIMENTARY PUBLICATIONS AND TOOLS

 
LIPPINCOTT PUBLICATIONS

 Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals: Reducing Legal Risk While Caring for Patients
NSO Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals, November 2014

 Risk Advisor for Advanced Practice Nurses: Evidence-based Practice Protects Against Litigation
NSO Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals, November 2014

  Risk Advisor for Advanced Practice Nurses: How to Protect Your License
NSO Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals, May 2014


  Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals: Know Your Risk for Legal Action
NSO Risk Advisor for Nursing Professionals, May 2013

  Risk Advisor for Advanced Practice Nurses: Know Your Risk for Legal Action
NSO Risk Advisor for Advanced Practice Nurses, May 2013

  Legal Issues: What You Need to Know to Protect Your Professional License

Legal Clinic: Common Misconceptions About Professional Licensure
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, October 2012
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Professional Licensure: Investigation and Disciplinary Action
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, November 2012
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LEGAL CLINIC: Professional Licensure Protection Strategies
AJN, American Journal of Nursing, December 2012
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  NSO Educator Toolkit: Communication for Nursing Professionals

  Preoperative Evaluation: Nurse Practitioners and Medical Malpractice Case Study with Risk Management Strategies


 
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COMPLIMENTARY PUBLICATIONS AND TOOLS
Provided by Nurses Service Organization and CNA

  Nurse Practitioner 2012 Liability Update
CNA and Nurses Service Organization
October 2012  

  Risk Control Self-Assessment Checklist for Nurse Practitioners
CNA and Nurses Service Organization
October 2012  

  NSO Risk Advisor for Advanced Practice Nurses
Nurses Service Organization
May 2012  

  Understanding Nurse Liability 2006 -2010: A three-Part Approach
CNA Healthpro and Nurses Service Organization
November 2011  

  Risk Control Self-assessment Checklist for Nurses
CNA Healthpro and Nurses Service Organization
November 2011  

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