Subject Matter: HDJN Virginia Regulatory Update
Updates published June 3, 2013
Effective 7/3/13, the regulations
governing the practice of physician
assistants will no longer require that a patient be seen on the
4th visit by the supervising physician. This requirement is being deleted
from 18 VAC 85-50-110. Applicable Virginia Register.
The Virginia Board of
Pharmacy is currently accepting comments through 8/2/13 on a proposed
regulatory change to modify the requirements for automated dispensing devices
for a less burdensome process. The Board is also accepting comments
through 8/2/13 on a proposed change to make record keeping less restrictive and
burdensome for on-hold prescriptions. Applicable Virginia Register.
The Board of Long-Term
Care Administrators has fast tracked a regulatory change to add
more flexibility in the CE courses and in administrator-in-training qualifications.
This is being taken up as part of a periodic review. The public comment
deadline is 7/3/13 and the effective date is 7/18/13. Applicable Virginia Register.
Firm/Company: Hancock Daniel Johnson & Nagle PC
Document Date: June 2013
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