Description #73 – Today we have a special guest, Lorie Brown, who is both a nurse and an attorney. She shares with us: 

  • The one thing every nurse should do to protect your license
  • What to do if you encounter unsafe staffing
  • Why nurses make great business owners
  • How to build a nurse-owned business legally 
  • And so much more

Whether you are a bedside nurse or a nurse entrepreneur Lorie’s words of wisdom will speak to you.

Lorie A. Brown, RN, MN, JD, has a passion for supporting nurses. She is truly a nurse for nurses. She obtained her law degree from Indiana University, Indianapolis, Indiana in 1990. Lorie founded Brown Law

Office, P.C. in 1999 and began working as a legal nurse consultant and representing nurses and other healthcare providers before the licensing boards. She also mentors nurses on how to start their own businesses. Lorie has authored three books, “Law and Order for Nurses: The Easy Way to Protect Your License and Your Livelihood,” “From Frustrated to Fulfilled: The Empowered Nurses System,” and “The Legal Nurse Consultant’s Workbook: Turning Your Nursing Knowledge into a Successful Consulting Practice.” Lorie served as President of The American Association of Nurse Attorneys in 2021. She has a weekly blog on either YourNurseAttorney.com or EmpoweredNurses.org. She has been a keynote speaker and speaker at many regional, national, and international nursing organization conferences and is the author of numerous published articles.

Show Notes

Link to Nurses Legal Checklist


NNBA Conference 2023


National Nurses in Business Association


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