State law restricts patient access to nurse practitioner (NP) care. State licensure law requires physician supervision for at least one element of NP practice.
59 Okl.St.Ann. § 353.1a
NP practice is regulated by the Board of Nursing (BON).
59 Okl.St.Ann. § 567.4
Requirements include an RN license, a graduate degree in an NP role and national certification.
59 Okl.St.Ann. § 567.5a
NPs are currently not authorized to hold Schedule II controlled substance prescriptive authority.
63 Okl.St.Ann. § 2-312
CE is established by the BON. See the BON for details.
OK Board of Nursing
Medical staff composition is determined in accordance with a facility’s bylaws.
OK ADC 310:667-9-9
One physician may enter into supervisory agreements with no more than four full-time equivalent NPs or other Advanced Practice Registered Nurses (APRNs) regarding their prescriptive authority, up to a maximum of four total NPs or APRNs.
OK ADC 510:10-4-3
*Contact hours in specific topics may be required. Please contact your state Board of Nursing for current information.
**Medical Staff Membership refers to governing and voting privileges and is not reflective of clinical or admitting privileges within institutions.
***Exemptions may be available. Please consult full law for guidance.
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Updated December 20, 2018