After reviewing the American Nurses Association position statement on “Right of Registered Nurses when Considering a Patient Assignment”, discuss the legal and ethical implications of accepting assignment. When delegating assignments to unlicensed personnel, what considerations need to be considered? What insurance issues come into play? Analysis the legal principle of Respondeat Superior (Respondeat superior (Latin: “let the master answer”; plural: respondeant superiores) is a doctrine that a party is responsible for (has vicarious liability for) acts of their agents).

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