Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Guidance Document Information
Title Patient abandonment
Document ID 90-41
Summary Guidance on the meaning of patient abandonment by persons licensed, certified or registered by the Board
Effective Date 5/16/2019
pdf View document text     Posted On 5/28/2019                 Document on Town Hall

This document applies to all chapters for the following boards
[18 VAC 90] Board of Nursing
Public Comment Forums / Change History
Proposed Change Register Date Status
The Board of Nursing has reaffirmed and edited guidance on: 1) authority of a nurse practitioner to write DNR orders; 2) requests for review and challenges to NCLEX; 3) patient abandonment by care providers; and 4) removal of venous and arterial sheaths by unlicensed persons. 4/15/2019 Forum ended on 5/15/2019 with 0 Comments.

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