CASE 1    |    Sierra Burnes

CASE 2    |    Shirley Carter

CASE 3    |    Bradley Leonard (Butch) Sampson

CASE 4    |    Henry and Ertha Williams

CASE 5    |    Sherman (Red) Yoder

CASE 6    |    Charles Robert (Chip) Jones


CASE 8    |   Mrs. Millie Larsen

CASE 9    |    Ms. Julia Morales

CASE 10    |    Miss Patricia Verloren

CASE 11    |    Abel 

CASE 12    |    Heddy

CASE 13    |    NAME

CASE 14    |    NAME

CASE 15    |    NAME

CASE 16    |    NAME

CASE 17    |    NAME

Registered Nurse


The scope of practice of a registered nurse shall entail the following acts or procedures, which may be performed by scientifically based physical, chemical, psychological, social, educational and technological means applicable to health care practice:

  1. The diagnosing of a health need and the prescribing, provision and execution of a nursing regimen to meet the need of a patient or group of patients or, where necessary, by referral to a registered person;
  2. the execution of a program of treatment or medication prescribed by a registered person for a patient;
  3. the treatment and care of and the administration of medicine to a patient, including the monitoring of the patient’s vital signs and of his reaction to disease conditions, trauma, stress, anxiety, medication and treatment;
  4. the prevention of disease and promotion of health and family planning by teaching to and counselling with individuals and groups of persons;
  5. the prescribing, promotion or maintenance of hygiene, physical comfort and re-assurance of the patient;
  6. the promotion of exercise, rest and sleep with a view to healing and rehabilitation of a patient;
  7. the facilitation of body mechanics and the prevention of bodily deformities in a patient in the execution of the nursing regimen;
  8. the supervision over and maintenance of a supply of oxygen to a patient;
  9. the supervision over and maintenance of fluid, electrolyte and acid base balance of a patient;
  10. the facilitation of the healing of wounds and fractures, the protection of the skin and the maintenance of sensory functions in a patient;
  11. the facilitation of the maintenance of bodily regulatory mechanisms and functions in a patient;
  12. the facilitation of the maintenance of nutrition of a patient;
  13. the supervision over and maintenance of elimination by a patient;
  14. the facilitation of communication by and with a patient in the execution of the nursing regimen;
  15. the facilitation of the attainment of optimum health for the individual, the family, groups and the community in the execution of the nursing regimen;
  16. the establishment and maintenance, in the execution of the nursing regimen, of an environment in which the physical and mental health of a patient is promoted;
  17. preparation for and assistance with operative, diagnostic and therapeutic acts for the patient;
  18. the co-ordination of the health care regimens provided for the patient by other categories of health personnel;
  19. the provision of effective patient advocacy to enable the patient to obtain the health care he needs;
  20. care of the dying patient and the care of a recently deceased patient within the execution of the nursing regimen.