Legal Issues That Every Infusion Nurse Needs To Know

Recorded On: 11/15/2023

Come learn how to handle the pitfalls in infusion nursing delivery. In this session, we will review the legal challenges with infusion nursing liability and offer reduction strategies. You will gain the tools you need in today’s lawsuit-prone health care system so you can protect one of your greatest assets—your nursing license. This is vital information for every infusion nurse.

Learning Objectives: At the conclusion of this session, learners will be able to: 
• Describe nursing negligence and malpractice and how it affects your everyday nursing practice.
• Discuss two strategies to reduce your liability exposure.
• Explain the four elements of nursing malpractice lawsuits that must be proven at trial.

Elizabeth Rudolph, JD, MSN, RN, PLNC

Elizabeth Rudolph, JD, MSN, RN, PLNC, is an attorney and nurse with many years of experience practicing health care law in Memphis, Tennessee. She obtained her Bachelor’s in Nursing, Master’s in Nursing, and law degree from Vanderbilt University in Nashville, Tennessee.

CRNI® RUs: This session has been approved for 2 CRNI® recertification units and meets the non INS Meeting criteria.

Contact Hours: This session has been approved for 1 contact hour

Expiration date for receipt of contact hours: November 15, 2026

To receive contact hours for this educational activity, you are required to attend the entire educational activity and complete the evaluation.

The Infusion Nurses Society is approved as a provider of continuing nursing education by the California Board of Registered Nursing, provider #CEP14209. The certificate must be retained by the attendee for a period of 4 years.


Legal Issues That Every Infusion Nurse Needs To Know
Live event: 11/15/2023 at 1:00 PM (EST) You must register to access.
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