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New York Nurse Charged with Elder Abuse

The Attorney General for the State of New York charged 57-year-old Jerry Clarke, a Rochester Nurse, with abusing a nursing home resident. Clarke, who worked at Creekview Nursing and Rehabilitation Center, has been charged with a felony count of endangering … Continue reading

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Nurse Manager Schedule A EB2 I-140 Approved for Filipina Beneficiary and Health Service Ambulatory Facility Petitioner in Saipan Northern Mariana Islands

CASE: I-140 (EB-2 Category) / Schedule A EMPLOYER: Health Service Ambulatory Facility BENEFICIARY: Filipina Nurse Manager LOCATION: Saipan, Northern Mariana Islands Our client is a Filipina nurse manger and her current employer-sponsor was willing to petition her for a second-preference … Continue reading

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WHAT HAPPENS WHEN YOUR DOCTOR OR A NURSE SEXUALLY ASSAULTS YOU?

The unthinkable happens more often than many people realize. As a firm, we have handled several of these cases over the years. The scenarios are always shocking: Psychiatrist rapes an adolescent female who is undergoing treatment for an eating disorder. … Continue reading

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Former Pennsylvania Nurse Practitioner Gets Six Years in Prison for Sham Mental Health Facility

By George F. Indest III, J.D., M.P.A., LL.M., Board Certified by The Florida Bar in Health Law On May 11, 2018, a former nurse practitioner in Pennsylvania was sentenced to six years in prison for passing off unlicensed people, including … Continue reading

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Mandatory Use of CURES for California Physicians, Physician Assistants, Nurse Practitioners, Vets, and Other Health Care Providers Prescribing Schedules II, III and IV Starts October 2, 2018

The Controlled Substance Utilization Review and Evaluation System (CURES) was certified for statewide use by the Department of Justice (DOJ) on April 2, 2018. Therefore, the mandate to consult CURES prior to prescribing, ordering, administering, or furnishing a Schedule II–IV … Continue reading

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