Notice of Request for Comment on DRAFT Regulations
Comment Period: May 22, 2018 to June 21, 2018
The Boards of Medicine and Nursing are seeking public comment on Draft 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.
On May 17, 2018, the Committee of the Joint Boards of Nursing and Medicine and its Advisory Committee, serving as the Regulatory Advisory Panel, adopted recommended amendments to nurse practitioner regulations to implement the provisions of HB793.
The Board of Nursing will consider the draft regulations on July 17, 2018, and the Board of Medicine will consider the draft regulations on August 3, 2018. In order to comply with the second enactment on the bill requiring regulations to be in effective ...... read the full general notice