Provisional registration may be granted to eligible applicants who want to work while meeting their outstanding registration requirements. If you are granted provisional registration you will be assigned specific conditions you must meet to be eligible for practising registration. When these conditions are met, your provisional registration is automatically converted to practising registration.
There is no separate application for provisional registration. You will be asked if you want to be considered for provisional registration when you complete your
application for practising registered psychiatric nurse registration.
regularly reviewing the nurse practitioner’s (provisional) assessments of clients’ health, differential diagnoses and/or diagnosis,
regularly reviewing/discussing recommendations and treatments/interventions made or to be made by the nurse practitioner (provisional), and
signing all prescriptions and diagnostic tests.
The monitoring RN/nurse practitioner should be on site and/or readily available so that the provisional registrant can consult and or collaborate as needed depending on either the learning needs of the nurse practitioner (provisional) or the needs of the client.