Safe Practice in Ohio - Category A – 1 Hour
This course meets the Category A - Law and Rules - requirement for the state of Ohio. This course will familiarize nurses with the fundamentals of the Ohio Revised Code (ORC). This code is the legal basis for evaluating and disciplining nurses in the state of Ohio. The Board determines the boundaries of safe practice, nursing process, safety, discipline, and delegation. It is of utmost importance that each nurse in Ohio be familiar with the standards of each major area of practice.

This nursing continuing professional development activity was approved by the Ohio Nurses Association, an accredited approver by the American Nurses Credentialing Center’s Commission on Accreditation (OBN-001-91). Expires 7/14/2022

Course Publication Date: July 14, 2020

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Heather Frommeyer BSN, RN
Contact Hours:1.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Career and Self
Professional Issues
Learning Objectives
  • Define the composition of the Ohio Board of Nursing and its mission

  • List 3 client safety standards in the Ohio Nurse Practice Act

  • Discuss the scope of practice for a RN and LPN

  • Identify 2 tasks that may be delegated to a non-licensed professional


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