National Post: Nurse practitioners, midwives could get drug-prescribing powers in some provinces 

From the article: Proposed changes to the Controlled Substances Act would allow midwives, nurse practitioners and foot specialists in some provinces to prescribe medications classified as controlled substances as soon as this fall. Legislation in some provinces and territories already allows the different groups to write prescriptions for controlled substances, such as morphine. Natasha Prodan-Bhalla, […]