The Society of Nurses in Advanced Practice is a professional organization developed to support advanced nursing practice in Northwest Indiana.


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

http://www.in.gov/legislative/iac/T08480/A00050.PDF

http://www.medscape.com/viewarticle/440315

http://educationcareerarticles.com/career-information/career-news/indiana-nurse-practitioners-glance/

Indiana

  • 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.

 

 


 

 


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