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Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Licensure of Surgical Assistants and Registration of Surgical Technologists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 160]
This action is exempt from the executive branch review process.
Action:
Conforming regulations to 2021 legislation - certification of surgical technologists
 
General Information
Action Summary Amendments in regulations for surgical technologists will change all references for the registration of surgical technologist to certification, in conformity to action by the 2021 General Assembly in HB2220.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA Yes, this action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006 A 4
RIS Project Yes  [6800]
Associated Mandates Certification of surgical technologists
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9312 Final Stage complete. Becomes effective on 09/01/2021.
 
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.