As of October 17, 2018, the use of cannabis for recreational purposes was legalized and legislative requirements for the use of medical cannabis modified. RNs/NPs may engage in activities related to the care of clients receiving cannabis for medical purposes, which may include the administration or distribution of cannabis and NPs may authorize the use of cannabis for medical purposes. These resources outline the legislative and regulatory requirements for RNs and NPs participating in the administration, distribution, or authorization of cannabis for medical purposes.
- Administration and Distribution of Cannabis for Medical Purposes
- Authorizing the use of Cannabis for Medical Purposes