Sharing Success

We have helped nurses through BRN investigations for over 20 years. In that time, our mission has been to support RNs and Nurse Practitioners to ensure they never have to face it alone. Our expert team of attorneys always work above and beyond for their clients. Their success is our success and we are proud …

Supporting Active Duty and Veteran Nurses

You stood on the front lines for your country, now we are here to stand on the front lines for you. RN Guardian takes pride in supporting Active Duty and Veteran nurses through BRN investigations. Since we began over 20 years ago, it has been our mission to defend California Nurses’ licenses at a low …

4 Tips To Refer A Past Colleague To RNG

RNs are a tight-knit community, but license investigations are such a taboo to talk about. If you know someone who is under investigation, make them feel less alone with our 4 Tips To Refer A Past Colleague: 1. Be Understanding Understand that the registered nurse is under investigation by the BRN. Through every accusation, your …

Sharing Success: Student Nurses After DUI

We’ve seen our share of success stories, but that doesn’t make everyone any less special. Especially when it comes to student nurses achieving their dreams of becoming a nurse after being denied their license for a DUI incident that occurred years before. Unfortunately, this type of block occurs frequently, and oftentimes, the nursing student isn’t …

How To Properly Petition For Reinstatement

Has your RN license been revoked? You can petition for reinstatement if you have met a few critical criteria: you’ve waited either 1 or 3 years, you have some evidence of rehabilitation, and you have continued with your CE courses. Registered Nurses will lose their RN License for two reasons – one, It is voluntarily …

The Impact A DUI Could Potentially Have On Your License.

Completing your requirements for your RN License and living your passion is a major accomplishment and a dream come true. As a nurse, it’s your utmost priority, as you know, to follow the protocols to protect yourself and your career on and off the clock. Sometimes an error in judgment can put your license that …

Updated Letter to Directors

Hello,My name is Jennifer Coalson-Perez and I am Partner and CEO of RN Guardian, a legal company that specializes in defending California nurses and representing student applicants.We get many calls from nursing students with past arrests or convictions who are graduating, getting ready to apply for their licenses and looking for some help with that …

Department of Consumer Affairs Fraud Scam Alert

View the original DCA Fraud Scam Alert here. An attempted fraud scheme is currently targeting licensees of the Department of Consumer Affair’s boards and bureaus, including the Board of Registered Nursing and the Board of Vocational Nurses and Psychiatric Technicians. Scam artists are identifying themselves as DCA, board, or bureau staff members or investigators and …

Legislation to Keep an Eye On: HR6139/S.3475- The COVID-19 Health Care Worker Protection Act

HR6139/S.3475: The COVID-19 Health Care Worker Protection Act On March 23, 2020, National Nurses United sent a petition to the United States Congress demanding that Congress ensure that nurses and healthcare workers are immediately given protections needed to avoid exposure to COVID-19.  The push for passing this legislation comes from hospitals across the country having …

Nurse and Patient Protection Recommendations Regarding COVID-19

As COVID-19 developments change day-to-day, nurses and healthcare professionals need to be informed on developing guidance and recommendations for protective measures to be taken. This blog post will outline precautionary and protective elements, the new Center for Disease Control (“CDC”) guidance as of March 10, 2020, and National Nurses United’s recommendations (“NNU”). NNU has published …