Advisory Opinion Statements (AOS) Index

AOS #1
Withdrawn from Publication02/2020
AOS #2​
Withdrawn from Publication
AOS #3Recommended Course Content Infusion Therapy for Registered Nurses and Licensed Practical Nurses 
AOS #4Roles of Nurses in the Administration of Medication Per Intraspinal Routes 
AOS #5 Withdrawn from Publication04/2018
AOS #6 Withdrawn from Publication10/2020
AOS #7Roles of Nurses in Stapling, Suturing, and the Application of Topical Adhesives10/2018
AOS #8
Nurses Practicing in the Perioperative Setting
AOS #9Wound Assessment, Staging, and Treatment by Nurses05/2018
AOS #10Roles of Nurses in the Care of Prenatal and Intrapartum Patients05/2018
AOS #11Role of Nurses in the Performance of Gastrointestinal and Genitourinary Procedures​
AOS #12 Withdrawn from PublicationN/A
AOS #1​3Roles of Nurses in Psychiatric-Mental Health Nursing Practice04/2023
AOS #14Roles of Nurses in the Implementation of Patient Care Orders04/2023
AOS ​#15Roles of Nurses in the Supervision and Delegation of Nursing Acts to Unlicensed Personnel04/2023
AOS #16Roles of Nurses in the Administration of Medication via Various Routes0​2/2023
AOS #​17Roles of Nurses in the Administration of "PRN" Medication and Placebos04/2023​​
AOS #18Employment of Nursing Students as Nursing Personnel Using Either an Academic or a "Nurse Extern" Service Model12/2018
AOS #19Responsibility and Accountability of Nurses for Patient Care Assignments and Nursing Care Delivery12/2018
AOS #20Roles of Nurses in Cardiovascular Nursing Practice12/2022
AOS #21Roles of Nurses and Technicians in Dialysis05/2018
AOS #22Roles of Nurses Who Provide "Private Duty" Nursing05/2018
AOS #23The Application and Removal of a Cast by Nurses and Closed Reduction of a Fracture by Advanced Practice Registered Nurses05/2018
AOS #24Patient Abandonment by Nurses06/2018
AOS #​25Roles of Nurses in Blood Related Procedures12/2022​
AOS #26
Roles of Nurses in the Performance of Advanced Life Support and Delivery of Emergency Medical Care via Ambulance Services04/2018
AOS #27Components of Licensed Practical Nursing Practice01/2023​
AOS #28 Withdrawn from Publication
AOS #29Role of Nurses in Respiratory Nursing Practice10/2022
AOS #30Roles of Nurses in School Nursing Practice12/2022
AOS #31​
Withdrawn from Publication12/2022
AOS #32The Role of Nurses in Procedural Sedation, Analgesia, and Airway Management in Various Settings12​​/2022
AOS #33Roles of Nurses in the Delegation of Tasks to Paramedics in a Hospital Emergency Department12/2018
AOS #34Roles of Nurses in Maintaining Confidentiality of Patient Information04/2018
AOS #35Cosmetic and Dermatological Procedures by Nurses
AOS #36Resuscitation Orders, Pronouncement of Death, and Death Certificates10/2019
AOS #37Role of the Advanced Practice Registered Nurse in the Prescribing of Medications to Self and/or Family12/2020
AOS #38 Withdrawn from Publication03/2015
AOS #39Scope of Registered Nursing Practice in the Deactivation of Implanted Cardioverter Defibrillators (ICDs) and Ventricular Assist Devices (VADs)10/2019
AOS #40Social Media for Nurses12/2017
AOS #41RN/LPN Scope of Practice Determination Guidelines02/2018
AOS #42Telehealth and Nursing12/2021​