Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Department of Health Professions
Regulations Governing Emergency Contact Information [18 VAC 76 ‑ 40]
Periodic review
Action 4042
General Information
Action Summary The proposed amendment to the existing regulation is to add dental hygienists, assisted living facility administrators and nursing home administrators to the listing of health care practitioners from whom emergency contact information would be requested for the purpose of disseminating information in case of a public health emergency.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [003606]
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
6689 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/20/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Elaine J. Yeatts  / Senior Policy Analyst
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)527-4475   

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.