Where do I find information on whether something is within my scope of practice? You can access a tool, Decisionmaking Guidelines, designed to help you begin to understand how to determine if a certain activity is within your scope of practice.
How do I find out if a LPN or RN can perform a particular activity? LPN and RN scopes of practice are defined in the Board's regulations 244 CMR 3.00: Registered Nurse and Licensed Practical Nurse . Individually listed tasks, skills or activities are not listed in any section of the regulations. The determination is based on the regulations and applying the Framework for Decisionmaking Guidelines.