Important legislation News!!
Both the NP and PA professions have news to celebrate!
The governor just signed SB 819 and AB 356. These bills will go into effect on January 1, 2010. Make sure you modify your standardized procedures by January 1, 2010.
SB819 - This legislation allows NPs to sign disability forms, order durable medical equipment and sign for a plan of care for home health services.
AB356 - This legislation allows PAs to obtain a fluoroscopy permit which will give authority to perform fluorscopy.
Many thanks to our professional organizations who have put in a great deal of time and money for our benefit, and to all of you who sent letters requesting support from our legislature.