E. Executive Order 13132 (Federalism)
In addition, in some states, the CNS category just isn’t identified in the Nurse Practice Act, which means the CNS is held to the same scope of practice as any registered nurse throughout the state. The scope of apply for CRNAs is fairly commonplace, but is not evident in statute in all states. The Children’s Health Act of 2000 (PDF | 531 KB) reauthorizes SAMHSA applications that work to enhance psychological health and substance abuse services for kids and adolescents. It additionally provides SAMHSA the authority to implement proposals that give U.S. states more flexibility in how they use block grant funds, with accountability primarily based on efficiency. The Act additionally permits SAMHSA to consolidate discretionary grant authorities, which provides the Secretary of HHS with more flexibility to respond to individuals and communities in need of psychological well being and substance abuse providers.
The Comprehensive Addiction and Recovery Act (CARA) of 2016 authorizes over $181 million every year (should be appropriated every year) to answer the epidemic of opioid abuse, and is meant to significantly enhance both prevention applications and the supply of treatment programs. CARA additionally expanded the supply of naloxone to regulation enforcement companies and other first responders to assist in the reversal of overdoses to save lots of lives. CARA additionally reauthorizes a grant program for residential opioid dependancy treatment of pregnant and postpartum women and their children and creates a pilot program for state substance abuse businesses to deal with identified … Read More