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Board of Nursing
Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing [18 VAC 90 ‑ 19]
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4/16/19  11:25 pm
Commenter: Bob May

Support for CNS Change of Scope

I totally support the Virginia Association of Clinical Nurse Specialists’ petition to revise regulations related to the registration and practice authority for Clinical Nurse Specialists (CNS) in the Commonwealth   A CNS has the same amount of education as NPs and should be allowed to practice with full authority of other Advanced Practice Nurses.  I believe this change will grant greater access to health care and totally benefit the Commonwealth and patient access.   

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