Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Polysomnographic Technologists [18 VAC 85 ‑ 140]
Initial regulations for licensure
Action 3447
General Information
Action Summary The action establishes rules for minimal competency for licensure, continued competency for renewal of licensure, supervisory responsibilities and standards of conduct for safe practice.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [002762]
Associated Mandates Licensure of polysomnographers
New Periodic Review This action will be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
5822 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/11/2011.
5993 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/25/2013.
6853 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/31/2014.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Erin Barrett  / Director of Legislative and Regulatory Affairs
Address: Perimeter Center
9960 Mayland Drive, Suite 300
Henrico, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4688    FAX: (804)915-0382    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this agency.