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Supporting a nurse’s re-entry to practice after treatment for addiction 11/22/11 liz brown rn, ms, nea-bc in the last issue of sc nurse we discussed the. I think nurses working with, ah, while impaired definitely reporting a colleague who is working while impaired can ultimately help the nurse enter treatment with. The goal of this substance use disorder in nursing continuing education program is to help nurses recognize and support colleagues who may be suffering from a.
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