Pick up Malpractice! They went after my license. - page 10

www.nso.com A few months ago I was unjustly fired after a resident died, after my shift, and after she had been released from the emergency room. She had trouble swallowing something at lunch... Read More

  1. by   frez
    At our school they reccomend getting malpractice insurance regardless if the hospital says you are covered to protect yourself. I have also had several instructers point out that it is advisable to pick up malpractice insurance and that it is affordable also and worth the money.

    Frez
  2. by   pagandeva2000
    I obtained malpractice insurance the very day I received my license in the mail. For one, I do know that the hospital or facility would have no problem leaving me out to dry if necessary and it can be for something as simple as a band aid. Also, agencies will not hire you without it. They will not take responsibility if you screw up...you are on your own. I hope to never utilize it, but, I will never walk around without it.

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