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Health Occupations - Physician Assistants - Dispensing of Drugs Under a Delegation Agreement

Sponsored by:

Delegate Platt


In the Senate - First Reading Education, Health, and Environmental Affairs

Synopsis:Altering the required contents of a certain delegation agreement in order for a primary supervising physician to delegate to a certain physician assistant the dispensing of certain substances, drugs, and devices; prohibiting a primary supervising physician from delegating the dispensing of controlled dangerous substances identified as Schedule I; authorizing a physician assistant, under certain circumstances, to personally prepare and dispense a drug that the assistant is authorized to prescribe; etc.
Analysis:Fiscal and Policy Note
All Sponsors:Delegate Platt
Additional Facts:Cross-filed with: SB0549
Bill File Type: Regular
Effective Date(s): October 1, 2018
Health and Government Operations  View Committee HearingEducation, Health, and Environmental Affairs
Broad Subject(s):Health Occupations
Narrow Subject(s):Controlled Dangerous Substances -see also- Drugs; Subst Abus
Drugs -see also- Controlled Dangerous Sub; Substance Abuse
Health Occupations -see also- specific health occupations
Physician Assistants
Physicians -see also- Dentists; Med Exmnrs; Psych; etc
Statutes:Article - Health Occupations
(15-101, 15-302.2)

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March 13, 2018 5:49 P.M.