1. Registered nurses can now administer and dispense anti-virals to treat symptoms of influenza-like illness. CRNBC has set limits and conditions on this practice. More information:
Ministries of Healthy Living & Sport and Health Services H1N1 Influenza Site for Nurses
Early Treatment of Influenza-Like Illness Symptoms Decision Support Tool (PDF)
2. The transition period for implementing certified practices in B.C. has been extended to March. 31, 2010.