Category: APRN

Position Statement: Advanced Practice Registered Nurses

Developed: 07/87 Revised: 07/94, 06/07, 02/18 The American Nurses Association Code of Ethics for Nurses states that the nurse: The nurse practice with compassion and respect for the inherent dignity, worth, and unique attributes of every person. The nurse’s primary commitment is to the patient, whether an individual, family, group, community, or population. The nurse …

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New Ohio Law to Streamline Patient Care, Cut Back on Patient Wait Times

New Ohio Law to Streamline Patient Care, Cut Back on Patient Wait Times New law removes unnecessary APRN barriers to practice   COLUMBUS, Ohio (July 21, 2015)–.  Governor John Kasich signed into law last Friday Senate Bill 110, which allows Advanced Practice Registered Nurses to provide more efficient care for their patients. APRNs include Certified …

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Introduction of H.B. 216 Removes Barriers to Practice for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses, Increases Access to Care for Ohio Patients

COLUMBUS, Ohio (May 19, 2015) – Today, State Representative Dorothy Pelanda (R-Marysville) introduced legislation to modernize laws allowing Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRN) to practice to the full extent of their education, training and certification. APRNs include Certified Nurse Practitioners, Certified Nurse Midwives, Clinical Nurse Specialists and Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists. This legislation is one …

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