10. A candidate for the profession of nursing may carry out all the professional activities that nurses may perform, with the exception of:
(1) activities involving a person about to give birth;
(2) activities involving a client whose state of health is in a critical phase or who requires frequent adjustments;
(3) community health activities;
(4) initiating diagnostic and therapeutic measures, according to a prescription;
(5) initiating diagnostic measures for the purpose of a screening operation under the Public Health Act (chapter S-2.2);
(6) determining the treatment plan for wounds and alterations of the skin and integuments;
(7) performing vaccinations as part of a vaccination operation under the Public Health Act;
(8) making decisions as to the use of restraint measures;
(9) making decisions as to the use of isolation measures under the Act respecting health services and social services (chapter S-4.2) and the Act respecting health services and social services for Cree Native persons (chapter S-5);
(10) assessing a child not yet admissible to preschool education who shows signs of developmental delay, in order to determine the rehabilitation and adjustment services required;
(11) adjusting the therapeutic nursing plan for the activities described in paragraphs 1 to 10.
A candidate for the profession of nursing may, despite the exception provided in paragraph 7, take part in the vaccination procedure forming part of a vaccination operation under the Public Health Act.
In addition, the exceptions provided in paragraphs 2, 3 and 10 do not apply to a candidate for the nursing profession who holds a university diploma or for whom the Order has recognized an equivalence to this diploma.
O.C. 551-2010, s. 10; O.C. 332-2016, s. 31.