open a plastic package containing medical supplies with her mouth? I had was visiting a friend in the ICU and saw this. I thought that it was awful strange that a nurse would do this.
Negligence is a key concept of injury liability, and occurs when someone fails to take a reasonable amount of care to avoid injuring others.
Medical malpractice occurs when a medical professional's negligence causes injury to a patient. Incorrect actions and inaction can both be forms of negligence.