Military medical personnel; pilot program for personnel to practice medicine. (SB622)

Introduced By

Sen. Siobhan Dunnavant (R-Henrico) with support from co-patron Sen. Bill DeSteph (R-Virginia Beach)

Progress

Introduced
Passed Committee
Passed House
Passed Senate
Signed by Governor
Became Law

Description

Military medical personnel; pilot program. Directs the Department of Veterans Services, in collaboration with the Board of Medicine and the Department of Health Professions, to establish a pilot program in which military medical personnel may practice and perform certain delegated acts that constitute the practice of medicine under the supervision of a licensed physician or podiatrist. The bill requires the Department of Veterans Services to establish general requirements for participating in the program and directs the Board of Medicine to establish protocols to be used in the program. Amends § 54.1-2901, of the Code of Virginia. Read the Bill »

Status

01/28/2016: Incorporated into Another Bill

History

DateAction
01/15/2016Presented and ordered printed 16102429D
01/15/2016Referred to Committee on Education and Health
01/21/2016Assigned Education sub: Health Professions
01/28/2016Incorporated by Education and Health (SB437-Barker) (15-Y 0-N) (see vote tally)