M-9, r. 1.1 - Regulation respecting certain surgical first assistance activities that may be engaged in by a nurse

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2. A surgical first assistant nurse may, within the scope of providing surgical first assistance and according to a prescription, perform the following surgical techniques and clinical procedures during surgery:
(1)  using and installing various complex surgical instruments and devices within the surgical site;
(2)  incising, manipulating, dissecting and removing tissue;
(3)  performing certain steps of the surgical procedure within the surgical site;
(4)  choosing and using an in-depth hemostatic method;
(5)  suturing deep tissue of the surgical wound and ligating thoroughly.
O.C. 344-2012, s. 2.