The American Nurses Association Code for Nurses includes:
A. Tips for correctly performing a procedure in the hospital environment. B. Bylaws that state clients rights. C. A code of ethics that states the nurse s obligation and responsibility to the client. D. Regulations stating criteria for nursing licensure.
A code of ethics that states the nurse\ s obligation and responsibility to the client.-rationale: the america nurses association wrote and published the code of ethics for nurses. this code states the nurses obligations and responsibilities to her clients. the clients bill of rights outlines a clients rights. hospital policy and procedure manuals describe each facilitys best practice for performing a nursing procedure. each state board of nursing establishes criteria for nursing licensure.client needs category: safe, effective care environmentclient needs subcategory: management of carecognitive level: applicationreference: craven, r.f., and hirnle, c.j. fundamentals of nursing: human health and function, 5th ed. philadelphia: lippincott williams & wilkins, 2007, p. 70.