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Act 368 of 1978

***** 333.17210 THIS SECTION IS AMENDED EFFECTIVE OCTOBER 11, 2021: See 333.17210.amended *****

333.17210 Registered professional nurse; issuance of specialty certification; qualifications; rules.

Sec. 17210.

  (1) The Michigan board of nursing may grant a specialty certification to a registered professional nurse who has advanced training beyond that required for initial licensure, who has demonstrated competency through examination or other evaluative processes, and who practices in 1 of the following health profession specialty fields:

  (a) Nurse midwifery.

  (b) Nurse anesthetist.

  (c) Nurse practitioner.

  (d) Subject to subsection (2), clinical nurse specialist.

  (2) The Michigan board of nursing shall promulgate rules establishing the qualifications for the training and competency of the health profession specialty field of clinical nurse specialist. The Michigan board of nursing shall not grant a specialty certification as a clinical nurse specialist under subsection (1) until after the effective date of the rules promulgated under this subsection.

History: 1978, Act 368, Eff. Sept. 30, 1978 ;– Am. 2016, Act 499, Eff. Apr. 9, 2017 ;– Am. 2017, Act 22, Imd. Eff. Mar. 31, 2017
Popular Name: Act 368