- Buppert, C. (2018). Nurse practitionerâ€™s business practice and legal guide (6th ed.). Jones and Bartlett Publishers.
- Joel, L. A. (2018). Advanced practice nursing: Essentials for role development (4th ed). F .A. Davis Company.
- Federal Tort Claims Act (FTCA) and Malpractice
- Telehealth and Legal Implications for Nurse Practitioners (2018) (PDF)
- 20 years after To Err Is Human
Review Tables 29.1, 29.2, 29.3, and 29.4 in the Joel text (2018) and compare APRN (Advanced Practice Registered Nurse) adverse events and malpractice claims to MDs in your state of practice( My state of Practice is Massachusetts). Identify the differences, why you think there is a difference, and how malpractice suits affect patient access. Please utilize the required readings and reference the tables in the JOEL, L. A text listed above to answer the questions asked***.