The Society of Nurses in Advanced Practice is a professional organization developed to support advanced nursing practice in Northwest Indiana.
Save the Date!!
The Society of Nurses in Advanced Practice (SNAP) will hold our Seventeenth Annual Spring CE Conference on April 13, 2019 from 7:30am till 4 pm. The conference will be held at Avalon Manor, 3550 E Lincoln Hwy, Merrillville, IN.
Please note the updated IHSAA form that was released today: PRE-PARTICIPATION PHYSICAL
EVALUATION FORM (PPE) (PDF format). It expressly permits PA and NP signature.
Angi Thompson FNP-C, CDE, BC-ADM
CAPNI Legislative & Health Policy Director
NEW!! Thank you from the Indiana Center for Nursing
Thank you from the Sojourner Truth House
NPs and Wt Loss Drug Prescriptions
- General authority to prescribe is evidenced by inclusion on the prescription of the prescriber's title and state-issued Rx #, and as outlined in the prescriber's collaborative practice agreement
- Authority to prescribe controlled substances includes Schedule II-V unless expressly prohibited in the prescriber's collaborative practice agreement; state registration requirements (in addition to federal DEA registration) are contained in rules
- Authority to prescribe controlled substances does not extend to prescriptions for purposes of weight management.