Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Dentistry
Petition 6
Petition Information
Petition Title Additional provider for continuing education
Date Filed 6/5/2003   
Petitioner Eric Reale of the American Safety & Health Institute 
Petitioner's Request

To amend section 50 on continuing education to approve the American Safety & Health Institute as a provider of Cardiopulmonary Resuscitation (CPR) to dental personnel, as its programs adhere to the same guidelines as those of the American Heart Association and the American Red Cross for its programs.

Agency's Plan

The Board will consider the petition at its meeting on September 12, 2003. The petition may also be considered as comment on proposed regulations when the Board receives permission to publish its proposal and send it out for public comment.

Comment Period Began 7/14/2003    Ended 8/5/2003
Agency Decision Initiate a regulatory change    
Response Date 11/20/2003
Agency Decision Summary

The Board has approved the American Safety & Health Institute as a provider for continuing education. It will also consider the petition as a comment on proposed regulations during the 60-day comment period and may act to add the Institute to the listing of approved providers in regulation.

Associated regulatory action Periodic review changes; requirements for anesthesia and sedation
Latest Stage: Final