Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Respiratory Therapists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 40]
Acceptance of Category 1 CME
Action 1561
General Information
Action Summary Amends to requirements for continuing education to accept Category 1 CME hours directly related to practice of respiratory care.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Acceptance of Category 1, CME
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
2822 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/22/2004.
2973 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 07/29/2005.
3394 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/11/2006.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.