Rural and Isolated Practice (Scheduled Medicines) Registered Nurse (RIPRN) Course

The Rural and Isolated Practice (Scheduled Medicines) Registered Nurse (RIPRN) course prepares registered nurses (RN) to apply for endorsement by the Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia to practice as scheduled medicines RNs (rural and isolated practice).

“The Scheduled Medicines (rural and isolated practice) RN endorsement qualifies the RN to obtain, supply and administer schedule 2, 3, 4 and 8 medicines for nursing practice in a rural and isolated practice area.” - (Nursing and Midwifery Board of Australia, 2010)

This Course is delivered as distance education and work-based practice. The assignments are based on the patients your see in practice so you will need to have clinical practice opportunities.

For more information contact RIPRN Course click here or email ccnursing@health.qld.gov.au or phone 07 4699 8100.

Thursday, 18 December 2014