Explain the definition and scope of practice for APRNs according to the Nurse Practice Act in your state.

  • Explain the definition and scope of practice for APRNs according to the Nurse Practice Act in your state.
  • Identify the state board that is responsible for licensure of APRNs.
  • Identify the DEA Drug Schedule categories approved for APRN prescribing in your state. Explain whether this might impact your clinical practice, and if so, explain how.
  • Identify which national certifying board options are recognized by your state board. Explain which options best suit your professional needs and why. Describe the application processes for these options.