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.
Pharmacology Update for Advanced Practice Nurses Agenda and Registration
* You may join SNAP online or at the event, but you must be a member when registering for the conference for at discounted price. To join SNAP, please go to the Membership page to obtain the membership form.
Paypal and mail registration must be completed or postmarked by April 1st, 2019.
Evaluating Management Paradigms for the Respiratory Patient - PowerPoint Version
Evaluating Management Paradigms for the Respiratory Patient - PDF Version
Maintaining a Healthy Microbiome - PDF Version
Smoking Cessation - PowerPoint Version
Smoking Cessation - PDF Version
- Smoking Handouts #1
- Smoking Handouts #2
Weight Loss/Management: Is It Just Another Pipe Dream - PowerPoint Version
Weight Loss/Management: Is It Just Another Pipe Dream - PDF Version
When Patients Prescribe Their Own OTCs - PowerPoint Version
When Patients Prescirbe Their Own OTCs - PDF Version
For those using Microsoft Edge or Internet Explorer, the PowerPoint versions of these handouts may not download correctly. PDF versions of the same files are now available and should download correctly.
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.