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.
In San Antonio, an RN allegedly failed to submit nursing notes for multiple client’s conducts created incomplete medical records and was likely to deceive other caregivers who needed complete information on which to further base their care.
On or about September 1, 2017, through September 6, 2017, the RN failed to make skilled nursing visits for several patients. Her conduct deprived the patients of detection and timely medical intervention in the event the patient experienced a change in condition.
Because of this, a complaint was filed against the RN.
In response to the incident, the RN states she takes responsibility because she lost her notebook that she used during her visits. Regarding the missed visit for a patient, the RN explains when she called the number provided to make an appointment with the patient, the wife answered and stated they were not using Merida any longer because it had been 3 weeks since they had a visit, a time in which she was not even employed by the company. She states she hopes this can be an opportunity for her to learn not to make the same mistake again in her nursing career.
However, she was not able to provide a good defense for herself. Therefore, the Board placed her RN license to a disciplinary action instead.
If you ever undergo cases such as this, it’s best to seek the assistance of a good nurse attorney as it could make the case better in your favor. Be sure to find a nurse attorney who’s experienced and knowledgeable in several nurse cases to ensure the best assistance possible.
If you also received a complaint regarding a case filed on you, you should hire a nurse attorney immediately before it’s too late. Texas nurse attorney Yong J. An is one of those dedicated nurse lawyers who helped various nurses in their cases since 2006. You may contact him 24/7 at (832) 428-5679 for more information or if you want to schedule a private consultation.