The statewide Nursing Peer Health Assistance Program provides comprehensive services to Colorado RNs and LPNs who may be experiencing physical, emotional, psychological, or substance use problems. The program objectives are public protection and rehabilitation of nurses.
- Comprehensive evaluation, case management and monitoring for nurses experiencing physical, emotional, psychological and substance abuse problems, which could result in impaired practice.
- Education and information on prevention of physical, emotional, psychological, and substance use problems
- Community resources
- 24 hour information line
- Support for nurse supervisors and family members of nurses with practice affecting issues