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Endorsed Nurses - approvals by the Minister

The Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981:

The Minister has approved a list of Schedule 2, 3 and 4 poisons for administration and/or supply by registered (Division 1) nurses with a Scheduled Medicines (Rural and Isolated Practice) endorsement, in certain Victorian rural hospitals and under certain clinical circumstances - Drugs, Poisons and Controlled Substances Act 1981 - Gazette

Victorian nurses with the Scheduled Medicines (Rural and Isolated Practice) endorsement are to function within the Rural Health Collaborative Practice Model - http://health.vic.gov.au/ruralhealth/aservices/collaborative-prac.htm

Details on nurse registration endorsements can be obtained from the Australian Health Practitioner Regulation Agency - http://www.ahpra.gov.au.