Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Changes in continuing competency requirements
Action 1959
General Information
Action Summary ELiminates the face-to-face requirements for continuing education and examines the ratio of Type 1 and Type 2 hours.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [000595]
Associated Petitions for Rulemaking Eliminate face-to-face hours for CE
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
3514 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/03/2006.
3755 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 04/06/2007.
4220 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 09/20/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.