Or. Admin. R. 851-045-0030 - Purpose of Standards and Scope of Practice

(1) To establish acceptable levels of safe practice for the Licensed Practical Nurse (LPN) and Registered Nurse (RN);
(2) To serve as a guide for the Board to evaluate safe and effective nursing care;
(3) To serve as a guide for the Board to determine when nursing practice is below the expected standard of care; and
(4) To provide a framework for evaluation of continued competency in nursing practice.


Or. Admin. R. 851-045-0030
BN 4-2008, f. & cert. ef. 6-24-08; BN 5-2012, f. 5-7-12, cert .ef. 6-1-12; BN 8-2017, f. 7-7-17, cert. ef. 8/1/2017

Stat. Auth.: ORS 678.150

Stats. Implemented: ORS 678.150 & 678.010

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