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Patient Rights Course Summary
1.00  Contact Hour

This course is applicable for the following professions:

Advanced Registered Nurse Practitioner (ARNP), Certified Nursing Assistant (CNA), Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist (CRNA), Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS), Dietitian/Nutritionalist (RDN), Home Health Aid (HHA), Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN), Licensed Vocational Nurses (LVN), Physical Therapist (PT/PTA), Registered Nurse (RN), Respiratory Therapist (RT)

This course will be updated or discontinued on or before Sunday, December 03, 2017


Course Description

Author:    Julia Tortorice (RN, MBA, MSN, NEA-BC, CPHQ)

Part of a healthcare professional’s duty while caring for their patient is to respect their patient’s legal rights. This course teaches users how to incorporate rights into their practice. Healthcare professionals will learn how to accept a patient’s right to refuse treatment, understand working within the patient’s living will, durable power of attorney for healthcare and DNR orders. They will also understand how the Affordable Healthcare Act affects patient’s rights.


CEUFast Inc. did not endorse any product, or receive any commercial support or sponsorship for this course. The Planning Committee and Authors do not have any conflict of interest.

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