10A NCAC 14E .0312       MEDICATIONS AND ANESTHESIA

(a)  Medication

(1)           No medication or treatment shall be given except on written order of a physician.

(2)           Medications must be administered in accordance with the Nurse Practice Act of the State of North Carolina, and must be recorded in the patient's permanent record.

(b)  Anesthesia

(1)           The anesthesia must be administered only under the direct supervision of a licensed physician.

(2)           Flammable anesthetics shall be prohibited except when construction, storage and equipment meet the standards of the National Fire Protection Association (N.F.P.A.) incorporated in Bulletin No. 56, "Code for Use of Flammable Anesthetics."

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 14‑45.1(a); 143B‑10;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. December 19, 1977.