Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Nursing
chapter
Regulations for Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners [18 VAC 90 ‑ 40]
Action:
Periodic review
 
General Information
Action Summary The Boards of Nursing and Medicine are recommending the regulation governing prescriptive authority for nurse practitioner be amended to provide less burdensome requirements for site visits and chart reviews by supervising physicians, to make certain changes related to expanded prescriptive authority, and to clarify requirements or terminology which are not easily understood.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Result of Periodic Review Dated 6/1/2000
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
944 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 1/16/2002.
1684 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 8/2/2002.
1990 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/15/2003.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: Jay P. Douglas, R.N.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: jay.douglas@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4520    FAX: (804)527-4455    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.