Stacy Cross and TPAPN Contract Nursing Case Study Research Paper
Questions for Research Paper
Under the Research/Debate group you have been assigned a case from the Texas Board of Nursing
(TBON). In this research paper answer the following questions about your assigned case.
1. What was the action of the nurse?
2. Did the nurse’s action harm the patient, and how?
3. What portion of the Nurse Practice Act was violated?
4. What board rule was violated and how did the action violate the rule?
5. What corrective action was taken by the TBON and the nurse?
6. What ethical principal(s) did the nurse violate?
7. If you were in the same position as the nurse, what actions (4) would you have done differently to
prevent corrective action from the TBON?