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Agency
Department of Health Professions
Board
Board of Medicine
chapter
Regulations Governing the Registration of Surgical Assistants and Surgical Technologists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 160]
Action:
Initial regulations for registration
 
General Information
Action Summary To implement Chapter 531 of the 2014 Acts of the Assembly, the Board has adopted regulations for registration of surgical assistants and surgical technologists. Regulations establish requirements for registrants to maintain a current name and address, fees for application and renewal and qualifications for registration.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is not exempt from Article II of the APA and executive branch review.
RIS Project Yes  [004134]
Associated Mandates Registration of surgical technologists and surgical assistants
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
 
Stages
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
7040 Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 02/13/2015.
 
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address: william.harp@dhp.virginia.gov
Phone: (804)367-4558    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this board.