Anatomy of a BRN Complaint and DUI Investigation

From The Floor

Anatomy of a BRN Complaint and DUI Investigation

What to expect during the process -- and when you need a lawyer

By Genevieve M. Clavreul, RN, Ph.D.

The mere mention of an investigation by the California Board of Registered Nursing (BRN) can strike fear into the heart of any nurse, and for good reason. A BRN investigation can turn your life upside down and even end your career. With that in mind, I thought it would be worthwhile to explain what you can expect if you become the target of such an investigation.Nurses can take some comfort in knowing that only ...

This Month's Book Pick

Voices of Angels: Disaster Lessons from Katrina Nurses

Voices of Angels: Disaster Lessons from Katrina Nurses

Reviewed By Christine Contillo, RN, BSN

Labor Day weekend of 2015 was the 10th anniversary of Hurricane Katrina striking the Gulf Coast. Like most of the country back ...

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Occupational Health Nurse: Interview with Jean Cochrane, RN, CMSRN, COHC

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