Acupuncture Therapies for Inpatient and Hospital-based Care - Module 1 Building Essential Infrastructure for Inpatient and Hospital-based Care

Why is it advisable for hospitals to use the language of a State’s law regarding Scope of Practice for acupuncture therapy?

Why do hospitals or health care organizations credential practitioners?

Why do hospitals often require that practitioner only use supplies provided by the institution?

Why might a hospital department recommend that a patient whose INR (international ratio) is higher than 4 not be treated with acupuncture needles?

A hospital has contacted you expressing interest in acupuncture therapy but knows little about it, whether safe, or effective. What might you offer to do?