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diagnose, order and interpret diagnostic tests, initiate and manage treatments (ANA, 2014). Stephanie and the physician or medical director of the office are entirely responsible for the practice. The MA is supposed to be under the supervision and responsibility of a licensed physician. It is unclear whether or not she was under supervision during the time of the prescription of the medications. References American Association of Medical Assistants (2019). Disciplinary standards and procedures. Retrieved from -certification/disciplinary-standardsAmerican Nurses Association (2014). ANA’s Principles for Advanced Practice Registered Nurse (APRN) Full Practice Authority. Retrieved from: -aprnfullpracticeauthority.pdfShepard, S. (2017). The role of the medical assistant in your office practice. The Doctors Company. Retrieved from -Medical-Assistant-in-Your-Office-PracticeUlrich, C., Zhou, Q., Hanlon, A., Danis, M., & Grady, C. (2014). The impact of ethics andwork-related factors on nurse practitioners' and physician assistants' views on quality of primary healthcare in the United States. Applied nursing research: ANR, 27(3), 152–