The NH Board of Nursing met on Jun 20, 2013 and discussed the response from the public, licensees and facilities to the February 2013 advisory that stated that application of orthotic braces, such as Ankle/Foot Orthosis (AFO’s)and Thoracic/Lumbar/Sacral Orthotics (TLSO’s) are not within the scope of LNA practice to apply.
The board concluded that these types of orthotic/brace can be applied by an LNA with the following requirements:
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