LADIES & GENTLEMEN: THIS IS YOUR CAPTAIN SPEAKING…about nurses' liability during inflight medical emergencies
YOU CAN IMAGINE the scenario simply by reading this article's title. You're comfortably seated on an airplane some 40,000 feet above the ground when the overhead intercom comes to life. The pilot, copilot, or chief flight attendant is asking, usually with an uncanny calm, if there's a doctor or nurse on board the aircraft. Do you dare raise your hand? Well…read on.