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September 2014

Nursing Matters, NP Edition
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NEWS & CASE STUDIES

                                        

Nursing Matters

RN Edition

September 2014

Features In this issue
Important WCB changes for NPs coming in January
4 ways you'll find our website easier to use
Features
Case studies
Nursing updates
Recommended
Governance
Most popular
You asked
FEATURES
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Scope

Important WCB changes for NPs coming in January

As of January 1, 2015 nurse practitioners will have new responsibilities when seeing injured workers with a WorkSafeBC (WCB) claim.

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News

4 ways you'll find our website easier to use

Please check out our new (and better!) website. It's filled with improvements based on feedback from nurses. Taking a cue from the new website, we also updated this newsletter.

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CASE STUDIES
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A friend wants a favour

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In the middle of a busy shift as charge nurse in emergency, a friend of Daniel's arrives needing sutures. When he hears he'll need to wait, the friend asks Daniel for a favour.

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More case studies

A colleague confides in you
Ethical boundaries on Facebook
NURSING UPDATES
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Frequent feedback

How many times a day do you get feedback on your practice? Feedback isn't always formal, in fact nurses receive feedback all the time.

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More nursing updates

Dispensing medications: joint statement
DST survey results
New clinical resources in the Library
Nursing Matters (RN and CP editions)
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GOVERNANCE UPDATES
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Change to library walk-in service
CRNBC election results
A CRNBC committee needs you!
Proposed bylaw amendment: professional liability protection
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 CASE STUDY   What were the warning signs?
 NEWS  Coming up: NP committee appointments
 NEWS  Some legislative barriers to NP practice removed
 YOU ASKED  What's the difference between pronouncement of death and certification of death?
 CASE STUDY  Anticipated changes to NP practice
 BLOG  Every child needs a champion
YOU ASKED
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Can NPs discontinue or stop prescriptions for controlled drugs and substances e.g., narcotics or benzodiazepines?

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I'm an NP employed by a physician. Am I obligated to report concerns about physician billing practices to CRNBC or the College of Physicians and Surgeons of BC?

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