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WVC 30 - 15 - 7 B §30-15-7b. Eligibility for prescriptive authority; application; fee.

A nurse-midwife who applies for authorization to prescribe drugs shall:

(a) Be licensed and certified as a nurse-midwife in the state of West Virginia;

(b) Not be less than eighteen years of age;

(c) Provide the board with evidence of successful completion of forty-five contact hours of education in pharmacology and clinical management of drug therapy under a program approved by the board, fifteen of which shall be completed within the two-year period immediately before the date of application;

(d) Provide the board with evidence that he or she is a person of good moral character and not addicted to alcohol or the use of controlled substances; and

(e) Submit a completed, notarized application to the board, accompanied by a fee of one hundred twenty-five dollars.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2014 1st Special Session
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