WVC 30 - 7 - 15
§30-7-15. Administration of anesthetics.
In any case where it is lawful for a duly licensed physician
or dentist practicing medicine or dentistry under the laws of
this state to administer anesthetics, such anesthetics may
lawfully be given and administered by any person (a) who has been
licensed to practice registered professional nursing under this
article, and (b) who holds a diploma or certificate evidencing
his or her successful completion of the educational program of a
school of anesthesia duly accredited by the American association
of nurse anesthetists: Provided,
That such anesthesia is
administered by such person in the presence and under the
supervision of such physician or dentist.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2012 1st Special Session