The regulatory process: impacting the NP's role.

  title={The regulatory process: impacting the NP's role.},
  author={Susan Wysocki},
  journal={Nurse practitioner forum},
  volume={3 2},
The importance of the involvement of nurse practitioners not only in the passage of laws regulating their practices, but also in the interpretation of the law is illustrated by 2 cases. The first case in February, 1991, involved the Drug Enforcement Administration's (DEA) proposal to prevent NPs from directly obtaining a DEA number for drug prescriptions… CONTINUE READING