The Society of Nurses in Advanced Practice is a professional organization developed to support advanced nursing practice in Northwest Indiana.
Save the Date!!!
April 25th, 2015
Topics being presented inclue the following: : Anticoagulants, ADHD, Thyroid/Parathyroid, Infectious Disease, Pain Management and COPD
INPE (Institute for Nurse Practitioner Excellence)
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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.