2017 ORS 678.025¹
Use of title “Advanced Practice Registered Nurse”

Use of title “Advanced Practice Registered Nurse.” An individual may not use the title “Advanced Practice Registered Nurse” or the abbreviation “APRN” unless the individual is:

(1) A clinical nurse specialist;

(2) A nurse practitioner; or

(3) A certified registered nurse anesthetist as defined in ORS 678.245 (Definitions for ORS 678.245 to 678.285). [2015 c.452 §2]

Chapter 678

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Disclosure by Board of Nursing of names, business and home addresses of registered and licensed practical nurses, (1982) Vol. 42, p 382; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 678—Nurses; Nursing Home Administrators, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors678.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 678, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano678.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.