Substance Use Disorder in Nursing

 

Arizona Curriculum on Pain and Addiction Summit

redefining pain and addiction

 

Arizona Opioid Action Plan

 

As a nursing leader, you have an important responsibility – to keep patients and staff safe while maintaining high standards of care. Educate yourself and your colleagues about substance use disorder with National Council of State Boards of Nursing’s FREE resources, available at https://www.ncsbn.org/sudcourses.

Free courses

 

What You Need to Know About Substance Use Disorder in Nursing

Substance Abuse

This brochure explains how substance use disorder affects the nursing profession. Nurses have a legal ethical responsibility to report a colleague’s suspected drug use; learn how to recognize the warning signs and what to do to get a colleague help. Nurses that educate themselves about SUD help not only their colleagues, but they also protect patients.

 

 

Arizona State Board of Nursing - Nursing Regulatory Journal
Wednesday, January 02, 2019
Call for Members
The Advance Practice Committee is currently recruiting advanced practices nurses who are interested in volunteering to serve on the Advanced Practice ...
Friday, September 21, 2018
Arizona State Board of Nursing No Longer Issues Hard Copies for Licenses and Certificates
The Arizona State Board of Nursing stopped issuing hard copy licenses and certificates as of September 21, 2018. License or certificate information fo...
Thursday, September 27, 2018
THE ARIZONA PAIN AND ADDICTION CURRICULUM SUMMIT
Wednesday, August 15, 2018
Scheduled System Upgrade

DISCLOSURE STATEMENT

Statement of locations where all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing will be posted.

Pursuant to A.R.S. §38-431.02(A)(1)(a), the Arizona State Board of Nursing will post all notices of the meetings of the Arizona State Board of Nursing Meetings and any of its committees and subcommittees on the Board's website at www.azbn.gov. Notices will indicate the date, time, and place of the meeting and will include an agenda or information concerning the manner in which the public may obtain an agenda for the meeting.

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