Regulatory Network Presidential Debates: Medical Marijuana

Posted
9/2/2016
Length
17:51
Year
2016
Presented By
  • Charlotte Foster, BSN, MHA, RN, Chair, Washington Nursing Care Quality Assurance Commission
  • Kathleen Beebout RN, BSN, Health Professions Investigator, Iowa Board of Nursing
Topic
Annual Meeting, Delegate Assembly
Audience
Board Executives, Board Members, Board Staff, General Public, Health Care Organizations, Policy Makers
Knowledge Network
All
Description

The NCSBN Political debates give leaders in nursing regulation an opportunity to disscuss controversial issues. In ths exchange, debaters answer the question, "Is it unacceptable for nurses, safety-sensitive employees, to use marijuana even if they are in a state where marijuana is legal for recreational or medical use? ”