Department of Health Professions
Board of Nursing
Regulations for Prescriptive Authority for Nurse Practitioners [18 VAC 90 ‑ 40]
|Description||Establishes qualifications for licensure and renewal of prescriptive authority for nurse practitioners and for supervision and protocols with supervising physicians.|
|State Authority||Chapters 29 and 30 of Title 54.1|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1) Achieve high ratings on Customer Service Satisfaction Survey for application process and renewal of licenses.
2) Review the requirements for prescriptive authority and remove unnecessary barriers to practice.
3) Ensure submission of required documentation for prescriptive authority by physicians and licensees.
|Name / Title:||Jay P. Douglas, R.N. / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
|Telephone:||(804)367-4515 FAX: (804)527-4455|