1 Catergory A contact hour. This continuing nursing education activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation. (OBN-001-91). Approval # ONA 21000.

ATrain Education, Inc. is accredited as a provider of continuing nursing education by the American Nurses Credentialing Center's Commission on Accreditation.

  JoAnn O’Toole, RN, BSN
  Lauren Robertson, BA, MPT

Contact hours: 1
Expiration date: September 18, 2019
Course price: $10

Course Summary

Historical review of the establishment nurse practice acts and nursing boards. Comprehensive discussion of Chapter 4723-4, Rules Related to Standards of Practice for Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses in Ohio. Meets the 1-unit requirement for coursework related to rules and laws for Ohio nurses.

Criteria for Successful Completion

80% or higher on the post test, a completed evaluation form, and payment where required. No partial credit will be awarded.



Course Objectives

When you finish this course you will be able to:

  1. Describe the four common features of nursing practice acts in the United States.
  2. State the overall mission of the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  3. Describe the four responsibilities of the Ohio Nurses Association.
  4. Summarize the purpose of Chapter 4723-4 of the Ohio Administrative Code.
  5. Describe the five elements of the nursing process for a Registered Nurse.
  6. Describe three ways in which the nursing process as an LPN differs from that of the RN.
  7. Define specialty certification.