Hearing on Full Practice in Texas Senate
May 17, 2019
Our ongoing efforts to free nurse practitioners from the delegation agreement mandate has passed a new milestone. For the first time since we have been fighting this antiquated requirement, our cause was heard before the Senate.
VA Grants Full Practice Authority to Advance Practice Registered NursesGrants
Dec 14, 2016
The Department of Veterans Affairs (VA) today announced that it is amending provider regulations to permit full practice authority to three roles of VA advanced practice registered nurses (APRN) to practice to the full extent of their education, training, and certification, regardless of State restrictions that limit such full practice authority, except for applicable State restrictions on the authority to prescribe and administer controlled substances, when such APRNs are acting within the scope of their VA employment.