Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Mandate 1409

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Removal of requirement for physician assistants working in certain employment situations to maintain a written practice agreement
Purpose of legislation
To eliminate the need for a separate written practice agreement in employment situations, such as in hospitals, where existing practice documents provide same information otherwise included in a written agreement.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 116 (2024)
VAC chapters to be amended
18 vac 85 - 50 : Regulations Governing the Practice of Physician Assistants
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 6483: Amendment to allow physician assistants working for defined employers to practice without a separate practice agreement if certain statutory requirements are met
Latest Stage: no stages yet
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 10/30/2024
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