posted Oct. 13, 2016
The CRNBC Board at its September 2016 meeting approved the addition of
infectious syphilis to the existing delegation held by the BC Centre for Disease Control (BCCDC) for the diagnosis and treatment of proctitis, epididymitis and pelvic inflammatory disease.
The following change to RN scope has been approved by CRNBC and the College of Physicians and Surgeons of B.C.
Registered nurses may diagnose and treat infectious syphilis disease through delegation from a physician only if:
This change will come into effect Nov. 14, 2016. You can
review revised Scope document on p. 37.
firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.