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www.nysna.org/nursing-practice/practice-resources/scope...

In New York State, our rights and responsibilities as nurses are defined by the Nurse Practice Act (State Education Law, Article 139):The practice of the profession of nursing as a registered professional nurse is defined as diagnosing and treating human responses to actual or potential health problems through such services as casefinding, health teaching, health counseling, and provision of ...

www.op.nysed.gov/prof/nurse/nurse-scope-lpn-rn.htm

We hope this clarification is helpful. If you have questions or need additional information, please contact the New York State Board for Nursing at the State Education Building, 2nd Floor, 89 Washington Avenue, Albany, NY 12234, by phone 518-474-3817 ext. 120, or by e-mail nursebd@nysed.gov.

www.nysna.org/nursing-practice

Our nursing practice is under attack. Short staffing, de-skilling, unit restructuring, and the technological arms race can take away our time from the bedside and harm patient care. Nursing Practice | New York State Nurses Association

scopeofpracticepolicy.org/states/ny

A New York PA may prescribe Schedules II-V controlled substances as delegated by a supervising physician and within the PA’s scope of practice. New York PAs with proper training or appropriate experience can receive a federal waiver to dispense buprenorphine-containing products, as long as the collaborating or supervising physician is ...

opwdd.ny.gov/scope-practice-licensed-practical-nurses

In addition to law, the State Board for Nursing has issued opinions regarding the legal scope of practice for licensed practical nurses. While not law or regulation, these opinions are binding upon the profession. Decisions may vary by practice setting (acute care; long term care; community).

www.midlevelu.com/blog/nurse-practitioner-scope-practice...

Nurse practitioners and collaborating physicians in New York must have a written practice agreement as well as written practice protocols. A sample practice agreement is located on the New York State Board of Nursing website. If the nurse practitioner works for multiple physicians within a facility or practice, only one collaborative practice ...

www.ncsbn.org/npa.htm

Find Your Nurse Practice Act The state’s duty to protect those who receive nursing care is the basis for a nursing license. Safe, competent nursing practice is grounded in the law as written in the state nurse practice act (NPA) and the state rules/regulations.

www.aanp.org/practice/practice-information-by-state

What You Need to Know About NP Practice in Your State You need to know all the details about NP practice in your state—from signature authority to the number of CE hours required for licensure and beyond. Learn the specifics of practicing in your state, and explore AANP’s regional structure,…

www.op.nysed.gov/prof/nurse/article139.htm

Article 139, Nursing ... subdivision two of section eighty-four hundred one of this title to the extent permissible within the scope of practice of nursing as defined in this title, by any not-for-profit corporation or education corporation providing services within the state and operating under a waiver pursuant to section sixty-five hundred ...

nurse.org/resources/certified-nursing-assistant-cna

A certified nursing assistant, or CNA, helps patients with activities of daily living and other healthcare needs under the direct supervision of a Registered Nurse (RN) or Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN). CNA’s are also commonly referred to as a Nursing Assistant, Patient Care Assistant (PCA), or a Nurse’s Aid.