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Standards


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Harmonized standards

Work to harmonize BCCNP's standards of practice across the four designations is underway. Each of the four nursing designations maintain their unique scope.

There are currently 10 harmonized standards:

  1. Boundaries in the Nurse-Client Relationship practice standard
  2. Conflict of Interest practice standard
  3. Consent practice standard
  4. Documentation practice standard
  5. Duty to Provide Care practice standard
  6. Duty to Report practice standard
  7. Employed Student Registrants practice standard  new! 
    Note that this standard does not apply to LPNs
  8. Privacy and Confidentiality practice standard
  9. Regulatory Supervision of Students practice standard  new! 
  10. Use of Title practice standard  new! 

 Standards of Practice

BCCNP’s Standards of Practice (Professional Standards, Practice Standards, and Scope of Practice Standards) set out requirements for practice that nurses must meet.