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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]
Action is Exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act
Action:
Requirement for renewal of registration for surgical assistants
 
General Information
Action Summary Pursuant to Chapter 374 of the 2018 Acts of the Assembly, the Board of Medicine has added a section specifying requirement for renewal of registration as a surgical assistant. A surgical assistant who was registered based on a national credential is required to attest to maintenance of that credential in order to renew.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This Action is exempt from Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act. The normal executive branch review process is not required. As such, it can be submitted directly for publication and is effective upon publication.
Exempt Citation: 2.2-4006(A)(4)(a)
RIS Project Yes  [005575]
Associated Mandates Renewal of registration for surgical assistants
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
8379 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/14/2018.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Henrico, 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.