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Frequently Asked Questions

Are nursing interventions such as massage, therapeutic touch, Reiki, polarity, aromatherapy, etc., appropriately within the RN/LPN/LNA Scope of Practice?

Nursing interventions such as massage, therapeutic touch, Reiki, polarity, aromatherapy, etc., that are components of the Nursing plan of care and performed by a licensee who is competent to perform the intervention(s) are appropriately within the RN/LPN/LNA Scope of Practice.

If I am performing massage, therapeutic touch, Reiki, polarity, aromatherapy, etc., can these activities qualify as active in practice activities toward license renewal?

When you are providing nursing interventions such as massage, therapeutic touch, Reiki, polarity, aromatherapy, etc., as part of the Nursing plan of care, you are performing activities that qualify as active in practice toward license renewal.

 


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