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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 seven harmonized standards:

  1. Boundaries in the Nurse-Client Relationship practice standard
  2. Conflict of Interest practice standard
  3. Consent practice standard  new! 
  4. Documentation practice standard
  5. Duty to Provide Care practice standard
  6. Duty to Report practice standard
  7. Privacy and Confidentiality practice standard

 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.