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Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Registration of Surgical Assistants and Surgical Technologists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 160]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Requirement for renewal of registration for surgical assistants
 
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to Chapter 374 of the 2018 Acts of the Assembly, the Board of Medicine has added a section specifying requirement for renewal of registration as a surgical assistant. A surgical assistant who was registered based on a national credential is required to attest to maintenance of that credential in order to renew.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006(A)(4)(a)
RIS Project Yes  [005575]
Associated Mandates Renewal of registration for surgical assistants
Note This action is not intended to satisfy the requirement that an entire regulation be reviewed every 4 years.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
8379 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/14/2018.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.