Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Genetic Counselors [18 VAC 85 ‑ 170]
|Description||Regulations are promulgated as necessary to ensure minimal competency for practice, continued competency for renewal of licensure, and standards of conduct for safe practice.|
|State Authority||54.1-2400 and 54.1-2957.18|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Periodic Review Note||New chapter 2017|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
1. To set standards that protect public health and safety.
2. To set minimum qualifications for licensure and renewal of licensure.
|Name / Title:||William L. Harp, M.D. / Executive Director|
9960 Mayland Drive
Richmond, VA 23233
|Telephone:||(804)367-4558 FAX: (804)527-4429 TDD: ()-|