, R. N. , owner of Mountain Lake Medical-Legal Consulting , Inc.
, addressed the Somersworth-Berwick Rotary Club
on June 12th.Ms. Petlon
is currently enrolled in a Legal Nurse Consultant certification program , which she
hopes will become a specialty recognized by the National Board of Nursing.She
is working with attorneys statewide on medically-related cases and also provides case management services on a contractual basis.
As a nurse , you develop a variety of talents … , Ms. Petlon
indicated.Men and women are in a vast array of specialties , roles and positions in the nursing profession …There are opportunities for nurses around every corner , she
noted that the growth of such opportunities for nurses , while increasing career satisfaction , also has had the effect of … losing nurses to businesses and non-bedside roles in hospitals ….
Bedside nursing is the mainstay of hospital care.Sicker and sicker patients are in the hospital for fewer days … Things aren't simple anymore … Stress placed on beside nurses is incredible … Nurses , facing the new demands on their time and expertise , have risen to the occasion ...I think my colleagues back at the bedside should all get a Purple Heart , Ms. Petlon
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