Module 1: Professional Accountability and Prescribing
Learning Activities and Reflection
- What are the federal Acts and Regulations that govern NP controlled drugs and substances prescribing in your jurisdiction?
- Are there additional provincial legislation and regulations that impact your prescriptive authority? What are they and what impact do they have?
- What role does the NCPR play in authorizing NPs to prescribe CDS?
- Find the Schedule to Part G of the Food and Drug Act, which lists the controlled drugs and substances that NPs can prescribe.