Schedule II (Medications Containing Hydrocodone only) Controlled Substance Prescriptive Authority
Effective August 28, 2015, section 334.104.2 RSMo will permit APRNs in a collaborative practice arrangement with a physician to prescribe only medications containing Hydrocodone from Schedule II if delegated in the arrangement. The prescription is limited to a 120 hour supply without refill just like the Schedule III. Directions on what the APRN must do in order to exercise this new authority can be found here.
License Suspension Due to Tax Compliance Law 324.010, RSMo
All persons applying for or renewing licenses with the Division of Professional Registration are required to have paid all state income taxes, and to have filed all necessary state income tax returns for the preceding three years. Discipline (including suspension due to the tax compliance law) may be found on each individual's record using the Licensee Search link located above or by searching at www.nursys.com.