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General Notice: Regulations to implement HB793

CLOSED     Opened on 4/15/2018 and Ended on 5/4/2018

The Boards of Medicine and Nursing are seeking public comment on promulgation of regulations to implement HB793 (Chapter 776 of 2018 General Assembly), legislation to authorize nurse practitioners who meet certain qualifications to practice without a practice agreement with a patient care team physician.

 In order to comply with the second enactment on the bill requiring regulations to be in effective within 280 days, the Boards will be adopting emergency regulations.  The Committee of the Joint Boards of Nursing and Medicine and its Advisory Committee will meet on May 17th and will serve as the Regulatory Advisory Panel to develop recommended amendments to nurse practitioner regulations to implement the provisions of HB793.

 Topics for consideration in adoption of regulations to amend Chapters 30 (Nurse Practitioner Licensure) and 40 (Prescriptive Authority) will be:

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 Comment Title  Commenter
Virginia Academy of Family Physicians - Comments on HB 793 Implementing Regulations Virginia Academy of Family Physicians  5/4/18  11:15 pm
Medical Society of Virginia Comments on HB793 Appendix A - 2/2 Medical Society of Virginia  5/4/18  3:12 pm
Medical Society of Virginia Comments on HB793 - 1/2 Medical Society of Virginia  5/4/18  3:11 pm
Clear Lines Accountability Linda Thurby-Hay DNP, RN, ANCS-BC  5/2/18  4:51 pm
Promulgation of Regulations to Implement HB793 Carol Craig, University of Virginia Health System  5/2/18  4:31 pm
Keep the intent of HB 793 transition to practice as streamline as possible. Valerie Wrobel, President VCNP, Northern Virginia Region  4/19/18  3:33 pm

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