Series publication, provides an explanation of principles and relevant strategies for practice in situations in which RNs delegate tasks to unlicensed assistive personnel
At the present time, 22 states expressly permit dialysis technicians or unlicensed assistive personnel
to administer heparin as ordered to initiate or terminate a hemodialysis treatment.
STATE LAWS AND/OR REGULATIONS GENERALLY ALLOWING PHYSICIAN DELGATION TO UNLICENSED ASSISTIVE PERSONNEL
(UAPs) Alaska 12 Alaska Admin.
A comparison of wait times and patients leaving without being seen when licensed nurses versus unlicensed assistive personnel
Bartner M, McLaughlin FE, Thomas SA: Use of unlicensed assistive personnel
American Nurses' Association position statement on registered nurse utilization of unlicensed assistive personnel
, NAS Newsletter, 10(2), 10-12.
Delegation of school health services to unlicensed assistive personnel
AD/Diploma prepared RNs, LPNs and unlicensed assistive personnel
work under the direction of a School Nurse providing high quality nursing care to our state's pupils.
Delegation of nursing care activities to unlicensed assistive personnel
shall comply with the following criteria:
In June of this year, the Tennessee Nurses Association (TNA) released a pivotal resource, Delegation and Supervision, Guidelines for Registered Nurses Working with Unlicensed Assistive Personnel
This clarification confirmed that Georgia law is consistent with the laws of the vast majority of states regarding delegation of injections to unlicensed assistive personnel
According to Policy 60-02, these students are considered by the Board to be unlicensed assistive personnel
, and are to be identified by the title "nursing student extern" and wear a name badge with the title clearly visible.