Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Mandate 1051

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Licensure of surgical assistants
Purpose of legislation
To establish qualifications for licensure and renewal of licensure of surgical assistants.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 1222 (2020)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 85 - 160 : Regulations Governing the Licensure of Surgical Assistants and Registration of Surgical Technologists
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5580: Licensure of surgical assistants
Latest Stage: Final
Action 5639: Amendments for surgical assistants consistent with a licensed profession
Latest Stage: Final
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