WNA Member, Mary Behrens, FNP-BC, FAANP, Casper, was the keynoted for the Nebraska Nurses Association Nurses Day. Nebraska’s Nurses Day was the same day as Wyoming Nurses Legislative Days in Cheyenne.
There were close to 500 nurses and students in attendance. Behrens presentation was on the Scope of Practice. She shared her Scope of Practice issues while in elected office and on the ANA/BOD. She also talked about how Scope of Practice Defines our Profession. She also discussed how this is a constantly evolving process and how Nurses need to be involved and Advocates for their Profession and Patients and finally talked about how you can protect your Scope of Practice.