31.0446 Nurse-practitioner practice.

Cite as [A.S.A.C. § 31.0446]

In addition to the general functions specified in 31.0443, the nurse-practitioner may perform any or all of the following acts provided that the act is done in accordance with 31.0442:

(1) manage selected medical problems;

(2) initiate, monitor, or alter therapies for certain uncomplicated, acute illnesses;

(3) initiate appropriate treatments and medications, and alter dosage; and

(4) monitor and manage patients with stable, chronic diseases.

History: Rule 2-88, eff 27 Mar 88, § 1.