NSO - Nurses Service Organization

NSO - Nurses Service Organization
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For over 40 years, Nurses Service Organization (NSO) has been helping defend nursing professionals from medical malpractice lawsuits and state board of nursing inquiries. Over 550,000 nursing professionals safeguard their careers with quality, affordable coverage through NSO.


NSO - Nurses Service Organization

 •  September 30, 2015

Blood transfusions to treat anemia can have a significant impact on patient outcomes. Because transfusion practices vary among healthcare providers, many clinicians question the best practice for blood product use. Blood management is defined as a patient-centered standard of care in which strategies and techniques are used to reduce, eliminate, ...

NSO - Nurses Service Organization

 •  September 30, 2015

Methicillin-resistant Staphylococcus aureus (MRSA) is an important pathogen both inside the hospital and within the community. Many studies have shown that it increases morbidity and mortality when compared with its less drug-resistant relative—methicillin-sensitive S. aureus. The literature and guidelines are divided into two very different ...

“Failure to communicate.” That charge is at the heart of a growing number of nursing malpractice cases these days. It’s not that nurses don’t talk enough; indeed, communication drives the entire nursing process. But RNs have been found negligent for endangering their patients by failing to communicate with the right person, at the right time and ...