Posted Jan. 8, 2016
We are getting closer to the day when nurse practitioners (NPs) can write prescriptions for controlled drugs and substances (CDS). There have been two important developments in the past month:
It's very important to note that NPs do not yet have the authority to prescribe Controlled Drugs and Substances. There are still a few hurdles to clear before CDS prescribing is granted to NPs by CRNBC:
The College continues to work towards a spring deadline for completion of this project.
CDS Prescribing section of the website for information about educational requirements, and much more.
firstname.lastname@example.org if you have questions.