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§ 1485.5. Abortion by Aspiration Techniques.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 16. Professional and Vocational Regulations
Division 14. Board of Registered Nursing
Article 8. Standards for Nurse Practitioners
16 CCR § 1485.5
§ 1485.5. Abortion by Aspiration Techniques.
For the purposes of Section 2725.4 of the Code, after January 1, 2016, certified nurse practitioners may perform an abortion by aspiration techniques in the first trimester of pregnancy if they have completed the requisite training in performing these procedures equivalent to the didactic curriculum and clinical training protocols of the HWPP No. 171 provided by any of the following:
(1) A Board-approved nurse practitioner program or in a course offered by an accredited nurse practitioner program;
(2) A course offered by a Board-approved continuing education provider that reflects evidence-based curriculum and training guidelines or a course approved for Category I continuing medical education;
(3) A course offered by a state or national health care professional or accreditation organization.
Note: Authority cited: Section 2715, Business and Professions Code. Reference: Section 2725.4, Business and Professions Code.
1. New section filed 3-3-2016; operative 3-3-2016 pursuant to Government Code section 11343.4(b)(3) (Register 2016, No. 10).
This database is current through 5/13/22 Register 2022, No. 19
16 CCR § 1485.5, 16 CA ADC § 1485.5
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