The virginia board of nursing posted on the internet that i had stolen drugs, was a danger to patients and they were refusing to renew my license.
By doing so, they are being a patient advocate and will be practicing good nursing ethics.
Ethics issue is huge when both decisions could cost you your license, like: your supervisor wants you to do one thing but your nursing judgement requires you to do something else.
According to the national student nurses association students of nursing have a responsibility to society in learning the academic theory and clinical skills needed to provide nursing care (2003).
The state board of nursing charged the nurse with professional misconduct for agreeing to sign these prescriptions.
Unfortunately, there are definite problems in nursing like this and it's rough when you aren't vicious, cut throat like the rest of them and you look "weak" to the others.
Uses individual competence and qualification as criteria in seeking consultation,Accepting responsibilities, and delegating nursing activities to others.