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How Do I Avoid License Discipline as a Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetist in North Carolina?

Certified Registered Nurse Anesthetists have an important role in assisting in the administering of anesthesia to patients undergoing a medical procedure. Today’s blog discusses some common error that lead to professional license complaints filed with the North Carolina Board of Nursing. Some of these errors are easy to avoid and some are more complicated. I …

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What Actions Required a Nurse to Report Him/Herself to the Board of Nursing in North Carolina?

Every licensing board has a specific set of instructions that a licensee must adhere to if they have committed an ethical violation. The North Carolina Board of Nursing is no exception. In fact, the NC BON is very clear on when a licensed nurse is required to report an infraction to the board. We discuss …

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Nurse Handoff Communications

This is another guest blog from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current president of the NC Nurses Association.We are once again excited to bring you content from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, PhD, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current President of the North Carolina Nurses Association. Thanks to Mr. Taylor for contributing, …

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GUEST BLOG: Transportation and Administration of Patient Prescriptions and Medications by Dennis Taylor

We are excited to bring you content from Dennis Taylor, RN, DNP, PhD, ACNP-BS, FCCM of Lexington and current President of the North Carolina Nurses Association. Thanks to Dennis for contributing, please enjoy his thorough discussion of patient prescriptions and medications. Often a nurse may be responsible for discharging a patient from the hospital or …

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The 5 things you need to know if you have a nursing license in the state of north carolina

1: Are You Covered Under Your Employer’s Malpractice Insurance? Check with your employer to see if their medical malpractice insurance covers you If your employer says it does, then politely ask for a copy so you can see to what extent you are covered as there will be a policy limit on how much damages …

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Nurse Practitioner Regulation, Part 3 Representative Gale Adcock, FNP

What was envisioned as a 3-part series will actually be more. There is a lot more history to share. Click here for Gale’s last installment in this series.To recap Part 2, in 1992 the Joint Subcommittee (JSC) appointed a task force to review prescribing regulations for nurse practitioners (NPs) and certified nurse midwives. From this …

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North Carolina SAVE Act and What It Means for Nurse Practitioners

Currently, APRNs have certain requirements and restrictions on their practice.  The SAVE Act is a bill that, if passed, would ease restrictions for Advanced Practice Registered Nurses.  It is a reintroduction of the same bill that was not passed in 2020 because the session ending.  The 2021 SAVE Act was introduced to the NC General …

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