As a nurse, you are under a tremendous amount of pressure to perform. If your ability to perform your job is being threatened by an allegation of unethical or unlawful behavior, or if an addiction to an illegal substance has you worried that you will soon have to face an administrative board, you need an effective nursing license defense attorney.
Call on The Law Offices of Brian E. Quinn in Philadelphia, Pennsylvania, for the level of assistance needed to resolve your professional licensure matter and the underlying issues. Our attorneys have extensive experience defending our clients' rights and interests before the State Board of Nursing and other regulatory organizations. Contact our law firm to learn more.
Calling a Professional License Defense Lawyer
When alcohol abuse or drug use threatens your ability to maintain your good standing in the nursing profession, you need legal intervention. The Law Offices of Brian E. Quinn is committed to defending the rights of those who face administrative hearings and challenges to their professional licensure.
There are options available to you through the Professional Health Monitoring Program (PHMP).
It is important to contact a medical license defense attorney the moment you are informed that an administrative investigation is underway, or if you suspect that an investigation is pending.
Pennsylvania Nurse Peer Assistance Program (PNAP)
There are options available to you through the Professional Health Monitoring Program. Specifically designed for nurses, the Pennsylvania Nurse Peer Assistance Program (PNAP) was created to assist with peer-to-peer services.
The Department of State has a contract with the PNAP, a nonprofit organization, to provide peer assistance services to Commonwealth-licensed nurses. This new contract establishes the parameters by which the PNAP and the PHMP will coordinate their activities to assist impaired nurses referred to the Disciplinary Monitoring Unit of the PHMP.
Since the PNAP contract was signed, we have assisted several nurses with their enrollment in the program. We will work closely with the PNAP on your behalf.
Contact a Pennsylvania Lawyer Handling Medical License Issues
There are a number of common mistakes that can jeopardize a nurse's career. If you have been accused of unethical or illegal behavior, it is important that you take steps to protect your license and your future.
Preserving your professional standing in the communities in which you serve is our priority at The Law Offices of Brian E. Quinn. If you would like to speak with an attorney about your impending administrative hearing or about some other aspect of the professional license defense process, contact us today. Call 866-657-7318.