Goal and Learning Outcomes

After taking this course, you should be able to:
  • List the major provisions of the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.
  • List the rights and responsibilities of the Ohio Board of Nursing.
  • Contrast the practice of registered nursing with that of licensed practical nursing.
  • Contrast the practice of registered nursing with that of advanced practice nursing.
  • Identify the rights and responsibilities provided to all nurse licensees under the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.
  • Identify three unique provisions of the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.
  • List conditions in which a CNS, CNP, or RN may pronounce death in Ohio.
  • Identify board-provided interpretive guidelines to assist nurse licensees to engage in safe nursing practice and to understand their obligations under the Ohio Nurse Practice Act.

Course Authors

Accreditation Information


In support of improving patient care, Relias LLC is jointly accredited by the Accreditation Council for Continuing Medical Education (ACCME), the Accreditation Council for Pharmacy Education (ACPE), and the American Nurses Credentialing Center (ANCC), to provide continuing education for the healthcare team.

Provider approved by the California Board of Registered Nursing, CEP#13791



Relias LLC reports to CEBroker for the following boards (Provider # 50-1489): Arkansas State Board Of Nursing, District Of Columbia Board Of Nursing, Florida Board Of Nursing, Georgia Board Of Nursing, New Mexico Board Of Nursing, South Carolina Board Of Nursing and  West Virginia Board Of Examiners For Registered Professional Nurses


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None of the planners/faculty, unless otherwise noted, for this educational activity have relevant financial relationship(s) to disclose with ineligible companies whose primary business is producing, marketing, selling, re-selling, or distributing healthcare products used by or on patients.