Everything You Wanted to Know About Nursing, But Were Afraid to Ask

This course will cover topics relevant to the practice of registered nurses in California. With an emphasis on current laws and regulations governing the RN scope of practice and also the practice of hospitals and other healthcare entities in California. Registered nurses scope of practice will be described, as well as parameters of practice of other healthcare personnel.

It will further explore what legal protections exist for both patients and nurses and how direct-care nurses can ensure those protections are enforced.

Upon completion of this program, participants will be able to:

  1. Describe and differentiate between RNs scope of practice and that of other healthcare personnel.
  2. Understand the legal boundaries and responsibilities of the profession.
  3. Describe patient protection initiatives and how to defend them.
  4. Display an understanding of enforcement agencies and their role in assisting RNs to uphold high standards of nursing care.
  5. Understand and defend the scientific principles on which nursing practice is based.


Santa Clara
November 28, 2017
Santa Clara Marriott
2700 Mission College Blvd, Santa Clara CA 95054
November 30, 2017
CNA Headquarters
155 Grand Ave, Oakland CA 94612
San Luis Obispo
December 7, 2017
Courtyard by Marriott San Luis Obispo
1605 Calle Joaquin, San Luis Obispo CA 93405
December 14, 2017
DoubleTree by Hilton, Fresno Convention Center
2233 Ventura St, Fresno CA 93721
San Mateo
December 19, 2017
Marriott San Mateo
1770 South Amphlett Blvd, San Mateo CA 94402
January 11, 2018
DoubleTree by Hilton Modesto
1150 9th St, Modesto CA 95354
January 16, 2018
Sheraton Grand Hotel
1230 J St, Sacramento CA 95814
January 19, 2018
Marriott Monterey
350 Calle Principal, Monterey CA 93940
Santa Monica
January 23, 2018
DoubleTree Suites by Hilton Santa Monica
1707 Fourth St, Santa Monica CA 90401
January 25, 2018
Courtyard Los Angeles Pasadena/Monrovia
700 West Huntington Drive, Monrovia CA 91016
La Jolla
February 7, 2018
Sheraton La Jolla
3299 Holiday Ct, La Jolla CA 92037
Palm Springs
February 9, 2018
Riviera Palm Springs
1600 N Indian Canyon Drive, Palm Springs CA 92262
February 13, 2018
Courtyard By Marriott Chico
2481 Carmichael Dr, Chico CA 95928
February 15, 2018
Red Lion Hotel Eureka
1929 Fourth St, Eureka CA 95501
March 6, 2018
Red Lion Hotel
1830 Hilltop Drive, Redding CA 96002
March 13, 2018
Courtyard Bakersfield
3601 Marriott Dr, Bakersfield CA 93308