Association of periOperative Registered Nurses

North Carolina  Government Affairs

State Coordinator

Lady Sue Bell
(336) 209-2422

Regional Coordinator

Bonnie Vencill
(804) 526-3704

RN Circulator Laws and Language

Hospital: None
ASC: None

Registered Nurse First Assistants (RNFAs)

Reimbursement:  None
Definition:  None
Scope:  None

Legislative Tracking

SB 371 — 2013 Patient Safety in Operating Rooms
Bill would require a minimum of one circulating nurse physically present in each operating room for the duration of each surgical procedure in North Carolinal hospitals and ASCs.
Comments
http://www.ncleg.net/gascripts/BillLookUp/BillLookUp.pl?Session=2013&BillID=S371&submitButton=Go 
Sponsor(s):
Bingham 
General Topic:
RN Circulator 
Status:
5/14/13: Re-referred to Senate Committee on Health Care 

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