AK Nurses Assn.
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The mission of the Alaska Nurses Association is to advance and support the profession of nursing in Alaska. We are a voice for and represent over 7,000 nurses across the entire state of Alaska.
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Professional Practice



Director of Professional Practice:

Beth Farnstrom, BSN, RN



For more information please contact andrea@aknurse.org or call 907-274-0827



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AaNA Position Paper - Nurse Licensure Compact

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Alaska Statues AS 18.20.400 Frequently Asked Questions
House Bill 50 Sec. 18.20.400. Limitations on nursing overtime frequently asked questions.

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Alaska Statues AS 18.20.400 Summary of Overtime Limitations for Nurses
Alaska Statute 18.20.400 – 18.20.499 establishes that a Registered Nurse or Licensed Practical Nurse in a health care facility who is not employed in a federal or tribal facility may not be required or coerced, directly or indirectly, to work beyond his or her agreed-upon regular shift or accept overtime if in the judgment of the nurse, the overtime would jeopardize patient or employee safety.

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AaNA Report & Position Paper - Administration of Dietary Supplements by Registered Nurses in Alaska
A Report and Position Paper by The Alaska Nurses Association Professional Practice Committee. Adopted by: Alaska Nurses Association (AaNA) Board of Directors. Date: June 5, 2006

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EMT Position Paper
Registered Nurse Supervision Of EMT/Paramedic Student Training in Alaska. A Report and Position Paper by The Alaska Nurses Association Professional Practice Task Force. April 2007

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