Midwives – approval to administer pethidine or morphine
In Victoria, midwives are authorised to adminster pethidine or morphine in emergency labour under certain conditions.
In Victoria, nurse immunisers may possess and administer vaccines and other Schedule 4 poisons for the treatment of anaphylactic reactions to the vaccines.
Forensic nurse examiners
In Victoria, forensic nurse examiners are authorised to administer azithromycin under certain conditions.
Reviewed 11 November 2015