Chapter 1 Licensing of Nurses; Creation of Board; Education Programs

Terms Used In Indiana Code > Title 25 > Article 23

  • Advanced practice registered nurse: means :

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1

  • Appropriation: The provision of funds, through an annual appropriations act or a permanent law, for federal agencies to make payments out of the Treasury for specified purposes. The formal federal spending process consists of two sequential steps: authorization
  • assessing health conditions: means the collection of data through means such as interviews, observation, and inspection for the purpose of:

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.1

  • Board: means the Indiana state board of nursing. See Indiana Code 25-23-1-1
  • certified registered nurse anesthetist: means a registered nurse who:

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.4

  • Discovery: Lawyers' examination, before trial, of facts and documents in possession of the opponents to help the lawyers prepare for trial.
  • Evidence: Information presented in testimony or in documents that is used to persuade the fact finder (judge or jury) to decide the case for one side or the other.
  • Fiscal year: The fiscal year is the accounting period for the government. For the federal government, this begins on October 1 and ends on September 30. The fiscal year is designated by the calendar year in which it ends; for example, fiscal year 2006 begins on October 1, 2005 and ends on September 30, 2006.
  • Injunction: An order of the court prohibiting (or compelling) the performance of a specific act to prevent irreparable damage or injury.
  • INSPECT program: means the Indiana scheduled prescription electronic collection and tracking program established by IC 25-1-13-4. See Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.5
  • licensed practical nurse: means a person who holds a valid license issued under this chapter or by a party state (as defined in IC 25-23. See Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.2
  • Month: means a calendar month, unless otherwise expressed. See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • nursing diagnosis: means the identification of needs which are amenable to nursing regimen. See Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.1
  • nursing regimen: means preventive, restorative, maintenance, and promotion activities which include meeting or assisting with self-care needs, counseling, and teaching. See Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.1
  • Oath: includes "affirmation" and "to swear" includes to "affirm". See Indiana Code 1-1-4-5
  • practical nursing: means the performance of services commonly performed by practical nurses, including:

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.3

  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • registered nurse: means a person who holds a valid license issued:

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.1

  • registered nursing: means performance of services which include but are not limited to:

    Indiana Code 25-23-1-1.1

  • Subpoena: A command to a witness to appear and give testimony.
  • Testimony: Evidence presented orally by witnesses during trials or before grand juries.