ERIC Number: EJ552162
Record Type: Journal
Publication Date: 1997
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Administration of Medication by Unlicensed Assistive Personnel to Persons with Mental Retardation or Developmental Disabilities.
Morse, Joyce S.; Colatarci, Sally; Nehring, Wendy; Barks, Lee S.; Roth, Shirley P.
Mental Retardation, v35 n4 p310-11 Aug 1997
This commentary discusses the views of the Nursing Division of the American Association on Mental Retardation on the issue of medication administration by unlicensed assistive personnel. The need for professional registered nurses to engage in the initial and ongoing training and evaluation of unlicensed assistive personnel is emphasized. (CR)
Publication Type: Journal Articles; Opinion Papers
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