Jurisprudence Examination: Competencies

Both the RN/RPN Jurisprudence Examination and RN(EC) Jurisprudence Examination consist of multiple-choice questions designed to assess an applicant’s competencies in the following five areas:

1. Self-Regulation

2. Scope of Practice

3. Professional Accountability and Responsibility

4. Ethical Practice

5. Nurse-Client Relationship 

In addition to these areas, Nurse Practitioners are also expected to demonstrate the following:

6. Nurse Practitioner Competencies

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