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Substance Misuse / Chemical Dependency in Michigan Healthcare Professionals:

For concerns about any healthcare individual needing support to recover from substance misuse or chemical dependency, please visit the Michigan Health Profession Recovery Program website. The HPRP is a confidential, non-disciplinary program designed to assist licensed or registered health professionals recover from substance abuse/chemical dependency problems or a mental health problem. The toll-free number for the HPRP is 800-453-3784. Click here for more information on the Health Professional Recovery Program.  There are also a list of Frequently Asked Questions about the HPRP in Michigan.

Malpractice: What are some common areas for malpractice concerns for nurses?

  • Failing to properly monitor a patient and missing a change in their vital signs.
  • Failing to respond to a patient in a timely manner.
  • Failing to call a physician for assistance, when needed.
  • Failing to update a patient’s chart with any changes in his or her progress.

Article: Protecting yourself from malpractice claims

Article: 8 Pros and Cons of Nurse Malpractice Insurance By: Jennifer Schlette MSN, RN

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