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]
Physician profiling system
General Information
Action Summary The Board of Medicine proposes amendments to regulations in order to comply with the mandate in ยง 54.1-2910.1 of the Code of Virginia establishing a physician profile system by which information on the education, practice and disciplinary actions on physicians would be available to the public. Regulations of the Board specify the information which a physician is required to report and provide that failure to comply with a request for information may subject the licensee to a disciplinary action. Willfully providing false information will subject a physician to disciplinary action and may jeopardize his license to practice.
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
30 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/28/1998.
33 Proposed Stage complete. Comment period ended 10/15/1999.
444 Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 01/19/2000.
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.