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Could an unlicensed practical nurse be allowed to perform blood sugar test?

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Dr. Ankush Bansal
Internal Medicine 17 years experience
Yes: A simple blood sugar test with a glucose meter does not require a license. Patients do this themselves. So an unlicensed nurse could legally do this.

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Last updated Oct 18, 2015

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