Nurse Practitioner/ Clinical Nurse Specialist- Cardiac Rehabilitation & Secondary Prevention Program

Medical Directive ID: 
MED-2018-003
Lead Contact Person: 
Kate Grattan, NP/CNS
Physician/Nurse Lead: 
Dr. Neville Suskin, Medical Director of Cardiac Rehabilitation and Secondary Prevention Program
Program: 
Medicine - Cardiology
Approval By: 
Medical Advisory Committee
Original Effective Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018
Revised Date: 
Thursday, November 15, 2018
To Be Reviewed Date: 
Monday, November 15, 2021
This Medical Directive Applies to the following sites: 
St. Joseph’s
This Medical Directive Applies to the following patient population: 
Out-Patients
Order: 

Nurse Practitioners (NP) in Ontario have the following diagnostic and prescriptive authority:

http://www.cno.org/en/learn-about-standards-guidelines/list-of-all-publi...

With advanced specialty knowledge, the NP/Clinical Nurse Specialist (CNS) in the Cardiac Rehabilitation & Secondary Prevention Program requires medical directives only for additional diagnostic and prescriptive authority which falls outside this jurisdiction, to provide timely and appropriate care as outlined in Appendix 1.

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Signatures

SurnameKnown ByDate Signed
HuitemaAshlayDec 3 2019 05:52:31:633AM
MathewAndrewFeb 28 2019 12:10:39:423PM
McKelvieRobertFeb 19 2019 01:35:23:487PM
SuskinNevilleDec 17 2018 09:37:12:143PM
ThainAndrewNov 27 2019 08:43:25:370AM