NY Abolishes Written Practice Agreement for NPs

Posted By American Med Spa Association, Thursday, May 1, 2014

According to Health Leaders Media, a new law in New York has eliminated the need for a written collaborative agreement between a Nurse Practitioner and a physician. Although the new law does not expand NP’ scope of practice, the practice agreement that has tethered NPs to physicians as a requirement to practice will no longer be needed as of January 1, 2015 when the Nurse Practitioners Modernization Act takes effect.
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