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Alabama Board of Nursing
2016 CRNP - CNM Application Deadlines

2016 Collaborative Practice Application Deadlines


NOTE: The Joint Committee meets at the office of the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners,
 Robert Taylor Building, 848 Washington Avenue, Montgomery AL 36104, unless otherwise indicated below

StarMeeting at the Office of the Alabama Board of Nursing, 770 Washington Ave, MGM, AL

Collaborative Practice Application Deadline to the Alabama Board of Nursing

Joint Committee

Meeting Dates

Board Meeting Dates

December 18, 2015

January 19, 2016  Star

ABME:  Jan 20

ABN:  Jan 21 - 22

January 15, 2016

ABME: Feb 17

ABN:  Feb 18

February 19, 2016

March 15, 2016

ABME:  Mar 16

ABN:  Mar 24 - 25

March 18, 2016

ABME:  April 14 

ABN:  April 21

April 22, 2016

May 17, 2016

ABME:  May 18

ABN:  May 19 - 20

May 20, 2016

ABME: June 15

ABN:  June 16

June 17, 2016

July 19, 2016

ABME: July 20

ABN:  July 21 – 22

July 15, 2016

ABME: Aug 17

ABN:  No meeting

August 19, 2016

September 20, 2016

ABME:  Sept 21

ABN:  Sept 15 & 16

September 16, 2016

 

ABME: Oct 19

ABN:  Oct 20

October 14, 2016

November 15, 2016

ABME: Nov 16

ABN:  Nov 17 - 18

Thursday, Nov 10, 2016

ABME: Dec 14

ABN:  No meeting

December 16, 2016

January 2017 meeting dates have not been set

January 2017 meeting dates have not been set



  1. Applications submitted on the deadline date must be received by the ABN no later than 3:00 PM and must be complete. Applications that are incomplete or require clarification will be processed for the next scheduled Joint Committee meeting.
  2. All applications received after the deadline date and time listed above will be processed for the next scheduled Joint Committee meeting.
  3. Either Board may object to Temporary Approval of proposed Collaborative Practice.
  4. Either Board may require Joint Committee review of proposed Collaborative Practice for any reason not listed here.
  5. Requests for procedures that are not listed in the Standard Protocol, the on-line collaboration application or one of the Specialty Protocols may delay approval of the collaboration and/or skill.  The request must be submitted to the Board of Nursing on the Application for Privilege to Perform Skill or Procedure in Collaborative Practice.
  6. Applications with one or more of the following circumstances will be scheduled for individual review by the Joint Committee for Advanced Practice Nursing of Alabama Board of Nursing and the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners on the dates listed above.
    • Collaborating Physician has not submitted Commencement Notice and Fee to Alabama Board of Medical Examiners
    • Clinical specialty of Physician is not consistent with clinical specialty of CRNP/CNM
    • Clinical Specialty of Physician or CRNP/CNM is not consistent with request for Specialty Formulary or Additional Skills
    • CRNP/CNM at Remote Site:  Collaborating physician but no covering physician
    • CRNP/CNM at Remote Site with request for Specialty Formulary or Additional Skills
    • Request for Specialty Protocol:
      • Orthopaedic Protocol
      • CNM Specialty Protocol
      • Critical Care Mid-Level Protocol
      • Critical Care Advanced Protocol
  7. Fast Track applications for collaborative practice do not require Joint Committee review prior to approval by the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners and the Alabama Board of Nursing.
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