Attorney Robert Chelle represents and defends the licenses and certificates of Arizona nurses before the Arizona Board of Nursing.
- Registered Nurses (RN)
- Certified Registered Nursing Anesthetists (CRNA)
- Nurse Practitioners (NP)
- Licensed Practical Nurses (LPN)
The extraordinary burdens placed on nurses in current medical facilities lead many nurses to fall victim to unfounded accusations and disciplinary issues. The nursing community, now more than ever, needs to be aware of the legal representation available to them in these difficult and stressful times. The regulations and administrative procedures that must be followed when presenting a defense to such accusations and allegations require the representation of an experienced and knowledgeable attorney in order to successfully navigate through the complex issues and present the best defense possible. Whether it is the improper administration of a patient’s medication or the failure to document an order, the duties of the nursing profession place nurses in many difficult positions.
Legal representation during this time is vital in order to ensure that you have the best opportunity to keep your license while simultaneously reducing the consequences of the issue at hand. An unfavorable ruling can have long lasting impacts on your professional career. Due to these potential impacts, it is imperative to reach out to a reliable attorney who is dedicated to assisting you in this time of need.
Mr. Chelle takes all necessary steps to avoid or limit discipline from accusations of unprofessional conduct. Defeating an Arizona Board of Nursing complaint requires a proactive defense from the moment notice of the complaint is received. Attorney Robert Chelle can provide counsel or representation regarding:
- Arizona Board of Nursing Complaints
- Arizona Board of Nursing Investigations
- Arizona Board of Nursing License Probation Modifications
- Consent Agreement Modifications
- Discrimination and Wrongful Termination
- Nurse Licensure Compact matters
- Nursing Labor and Employment law
- Nursing Litigation
Disputing an Arizona Board of Nursing Complaint
Nurses facing an investigation or complaint may be subject to probation, suspension or revocation of their nursing license. Additionally, a nurse may have difficulty finding future employment or be terminated form their current position unless the investigation is dealt with proactively. In order to maintain your professional reputation and keep your name out of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Regulatory Journal, it is important to take action against any complaint. Once you receive notice of a complaint it is important to seek legal counsel as soon as possible to ensure the most accurate and effective response to the complaint. Allegations that may subject a nurse to discipline include:
- Criminal convictions
- Improper record keeping
- Physical or sexual abuse of patients
- Reporting false information
- Substance abuse