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Laboratory, diagnostic + imaging

Information about services NPs may order

For information regarding the specific Laboratory, Diagnostic and Imaging Services that may be ordered by a nurse practitioner, refer to the Ministry of Health website. There you'll find links to resources, including encounter codes. For more information on ordering diagnostic services, see pages 16-20 in the NP scope document.

For questions about encounter codes, email NPEncounterCodes@gov.bc.ca.

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