Agencies | Governor
Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Department of Health Professions
Board of Medicine
Regulations Governing the Practice of Medicine, Osteopathic Medicine, Podiatry, and Chiropractic [18 VAC 85 ‑ 20]
Requirement for malpractice reporting on practitioner profile
General Information
Action Summary To clarify ambiguous provisions and specify more clearly the timing of a malpractice report, the definition of a paid claim and the conditions under which a report is required.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Exempt from APA No, this action is subject to Article 2 of the Administrative Process Act.
RIS Project No project yet assigned to this action
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
3203 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 08/10/2005.
3515 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 09/22/2006.
3893 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 04/04/2007.
Contact Information
Name / Title: William L. Harp, M.D.  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-4621    FAX: (804)527-4429    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.