Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners: State Regulations for Advanced Practice Nursing in Pennsylvania
Week 6 Discussion: Prescriptive Authority: State Regulations
Identify the prescriptive authority regulations in the state of Pennsylvania for Nurse Practitioners. Do Nurse Practitioners have any restrictions, supervision, or collaboration required from a physician in Pennsylvania? If so, please explain. How does PA differ from other states? Does Pennsylvania have prescriptive regulations and is an agreement is needed? If possible, provide an exemplary copy of an agreement between a physician and nurse practitioners to review what will be required when you begin to practice.
At least three sources are needed
*one should be a new scholarly resource article*
*The source of content relating to Nurse Practitioner licensure should be cited in detail from the website http://www.pacodeandbulletin.gov/
*And include citings from this weekâ€™s readings: Chapter 6: Advanced Practice Nurses and Prescriptive Authority*
*Chapter 6 is provided in the additional material section.*
The citation for the course Textbook is
Joel, L. A. (2018). Advanced practice nursing: Essentials for role development (4th ed). F.A. Davis Company.
Provides clear examples supported by course content and references. Cites three or more references, using at least one new scholarly resource that was not provided in the course materials. All instruction requirements noted.
Well-organized content with a clear and complex purpose statement and content argument. Writing is concise with a logical flow of ideas.
Correct APA formatting with no errors. The writer correctly identifies reading audience, as demonstrated by appropriate language (avoids jargon and simplifies complex concepts appropriately). Writing is concise, in active voice, and avoids awkward transitions and overuse of conjunctions. There are no spelling, punctuation, or word-usage errors.