2009-2010 Regular Session - HB 862
Orthopedic Physician Assistant Act; enact
First Reader Summary
A BILL to be entitled an Act to amend Chapter 34 of Title 43 of the O.C.G.A., relating to physicians, physician's assistants, and others, so as to provide for the licensure of orthopedic physician assistants; to provide a short title; to provide for definitions; to provide for applications to be made to the Composite State Board of Medical Examiners; to provide for approval or disapproval of applications; to provide for authorized services which may be performed by an orthopedic physician assistant in accordance with an approved job description; to provide for supervision by a physician who practices orthopedics; to provide for requirements on supervising physicians; to provide for rules and regulations and powers and duties of the board; to provide for related matters; to repeal conflicting laws; and for other purposes.
Jan/11/2010 - House Second Readers
Apr/03/2009 - House First Readers
Apr/03/2009 - House Hopper