Texas Board of Nursing
333 Guadalupe, Suite 3-460
Austin, TX 78701-3944
Phone: 512 305 7400
Fax: 512 305 7401
Texas Nurses Association
Office Address for TNA and all Affiliates:
8501 N. MoPac Expy., Suite 400
Austin, TX 78759-8396
Toll free: 800 862 2022
Local: 512 452 0645
Fax: 512 452 0648
American Nurses Association
8515 Georgia Avenue, Suite 400
Silver Spring, MD 20910
800 274 4ANA
National Council of State Boards of Nursing
Numerous resources on nursing education, licensure, practice, and discipline, including written guidelines and video material on professional boundaries.
American Nurses Association (ANA). (2015). Code of Ethics for Nurses with Interpretive Statements. Retrieved February 15, 2015 from http://nursingworld.org/MainMenuCategories/EthicsStandards/
Beauchamp TL, Childress JF. ( 2001). Principles of Biomedical Ethics, 5th ed. Oxford, UK: Oxford University Press.
Breck FH, Garcia SK. (1998). Desktop Training for Decision Makers. United States Air Force Research Laboratory. AL/HR-TR-1997-0045. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.dtic.mil/dtic/tr/fulltext/u2/a390433.pdf.
Brock LV, Mastroianni A. (2013). Clinical Ethics and Law: Ethics in Medicine. University of Washington School of Medicine. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://depts.washington.edu/bioethx/topics/law.html.
Brown JL. (2010). TEXAS NURSES ASSOCIATION. Handbook published by the Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved February 8, 2015 from http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/sat02.
Egenes KJ. (n.d.). History of Nursing. Retrieved February 15, 2015 from http://www.jblearning.com/samples/0763752258/52258_CH01_Roux.pdf.
Falcó-Pegueroles A, Lluch-Canut T, Guàrdia-Olmos J. (2013). Development process and initial validation of the Ethical Conflict in Nursing Questionnaire: Critical care version. BMC Medical Ethics 14:22. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6939/14/22.
Gabard DL, Martin MW. (2003). Physical Therapy Ethics. Philadelphia: Davis.
Hanna AF, Suplee PD. (2012). Don’t cross the line: Respecting professional boundaries. Nursing 2012 42(9):40–47. Retrieved February 14, 2015 from http://www.nursingcenter.com/lnc/CEArticle?an=00152193-201209000-00015&Journal_ID=54016&Issue_ID=1418247.
Hughes RG (ed.). (2008, March). Patient safety and quality: An evidence-based handbook for nurses. Prepared with support from the Robert Wood Johnson Foundation. AHRQ Publication No. 08-0043. Rockville, MD: Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/clinicians-providers/resources/ nursing/resources/nurseshdbk/FrontMatter_NursesHandbook.pdf.
Keehan S, Sisko A, Truffer C, et al. (2008, March). Health spending projections through 2017: The baby-boom generation is coming to Medicare. Health Affairs 27(2):145–55.
Lachman VD. (2102). Ethical Challenges in the Era of Healthcare Reform. MedSurg Nursing 21(4). Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.nursingworld.org/
Lyons JA. (2011). Code of ethics for nurses. Nursing Excellence: The Online News-letter for Children’s Nurses, e-Edition, Issue 9. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.childrenscentralcal.org/PRESSROOM/PUBLICATIONS/
McWilliams M, Meara E, Zaslavsky A, Ayanian J. (2007). Use of health services by previously uninsured Medicare beneficiaries. New England Journal of Medicine 357(2):143–53.
National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). (2015). Nurse Licensure Compact. Retrieved October 31, 2013 from https://www.ncsbn.org/nlc.htm.
National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). (2014). A Nurse’s Guide to Professional Boundaries. Retrieved February 15, 2015 from https://www.ncsbn.org/ProfessionalBoundaries_Complete.pdf.
National Council of State Boards of Nursing (NCSBN). (2012). APRN (Advanced Practice Nurse) Licensure Compact. National Licensure Compact Administrators (NLCA). Retrieved February 18, 2015 from https://www.ncsbn.org/APRN_Compact_hx_timeline_April_2012_%282%29.pdf.
Noel-Weiss, J Cragg B, Woodend AK. (2012). Exploring how IBCLCs manage ethical dilemmas: A qualitative study. BMC Medical Ethics 13:18. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.biomedcentral.com/1472-6939/13/18.
North Carolina Nursing History (NCNH). (2015). North Carolina Nurse Practice Act. Retrieved February 15, 2015 from http://nursinghistory.appstate.edu/nc-nurse-practice-act.
Phipps E, True G, Harris D, et al. (2003). Approaching the end of life: Attitudes, preferences, and behaviors of African-American and white patients and their family caregivers. J Clin Oncol 21(3):549–54.
Porter J. (2001). The Connection Between Medicine, Ethics, and Law: The Right to Die. Yale-New Haven Teachers Institute. Retrieved February 18, 2015 from http://www.yale.edu/ynhti/curriculum/units/2001/1/01.01.03.x.html.
Stewart IM. (1935 January). Curriculum revision: An essential step in the reconstruction of nursing education. Am J Nursing 35(1). pp. 58–66. Retrieved November 18, 2013 from http://www.jstor.org/stable/3412556.
Texas Board of Nursing (BON). (2014). Texas Board of Nursing Bulletin, April 2014. Retrieved December 29, 2014 from http://www.bon.texas.gov/pdfs/newsletter_pdfs/2014/April2014.pdf.
Texas Board of Nursing (BON). (2013). Nursing Practice Act, Nursing Peer Review, & Nurse Licensure Compact, Texas Occupations Code and Statutes Regulating the Practice of Nursing. As Amended September 2013. Retrieved January 15, 2015 from https://www.bon.state.tx.us/pdfs/law_rules_pdfs/nursing_practice_act_pdfs/npa2013.pdf.
Texas Board of Nursing (BON). (2013a). Texas Board of Nursing Rules and Regulations relating to Nurse Education, Licensure and Practice. Retrieved February 5, 2015 from http://www.bon.texas.gov/pdfs/law_rules_pdfs/rules_regulations_pdfs/
bon_rr_Oct2014.pdf or https://www.bon.texas.gov/laws_and_rules_rules_
Texas Nurses Association (TNA). (n.d.). About TNA: A Common Purpose for Nurses. Retrieved February 12, 2015 from http://www.texasnurses.org/?page=AboutTNA.
Texas Secretary of State (SOS). (n.d.). Welcome to the Texas Administrative Code. Retrieved February 10, 2015 from: http://www.sos.state.tx.us/tac/.
Texas State Law Library (TSLL). (2015). Texas Statutes. Retrieved February 14, 2015 from http://www.sll.texas.gov/law-legislation/texas/statutes/.
Thorpe K, Howard D. (2006). The rise in spending among Medicare beneficiaries: The role of chronic disease prevalence and changes in treatment intensity. Health Affairs 25(5):378–88.
Tschirch P, Crowder ELM. (2010). Nursing. Texas Online Handbook published by the Texas State Historical Association. Retrieved February 8, 2015 from http://www.tshaonline.org/handbook/online/articles/shn02).
Valente SM, Saunders JM. (2000). Oncology nurses’ difficulties with suicide. Med Law 19(4):793–814.
Willis D, Maples PG, Britton K. (2013). The Nurse Practice Act. Retrieved December 4, 2013 from http://www.rochestergeneral.org/rochester-general-hospital/about-us/rochester-medical-museum-and-archives/online-exhibits/the-nursing-practice-act-the-armstrong-act-of-1903/.