Nursing Board discipline .. when to take the deal

Each year, hundreds of nurses face a possible disciplinary action by the Ohio Board of Nursing. ¬†Sanctions can include a reprimand, probation, suspension, license limitations, and even license revocation.¬† In many cases, the nurse is offered a Consent Agreement, which is similar to a plea bargain in a criminal case, in which the nurse can … Continue reading Nursing Board discipline .. when to take the deal

Permanent Practice Restrictions on Nursing Licenses

For violations of the Nurse Practice Act in Ohio, the Nursing Board can impose a range of sanctions against a nurse which can include (but are not limited to) any of the following sanctions: revocation, suspension, reprimand, temporary or permanent practice restrictions. Prior to the Board imposing a sanction against a nurse's license, the Board … Continue reading Permanent Practice Restrictions on Nursing Licenses