Chapter 18.06 RCW

EAST ASIAN MEDICINE PRACTITIONERS

(Formerly: Acupuncture)
Sections
Intent2010 c 286.
Definitions.
Practice without license unlawful.
Exemptions from chapter.
Applications for examinationQualifications.
Approval of educational programs.
Approval of applicationsExamination fee.
Authority of secretaryExaminationContentsImmunity.
Fluency in English required.
Investigation of applicant's background.
Application of Uniform Disciplinary Act.
Compliance with administrative proceduresFees.
Patient information formPenalty.
Consultation to other health care practitionersPatient waiverEmergenciesPenalty.
Adoption of rules.
Application of chapter to previously registered acupuncture assistants.
Licensing by endorsement.
Health care insurance benefits not mandatory.
Prescription of drugs and practice of medicine not authorized.
East Asian medicine advisory committee.
NOTES:
Performance of acupuncture by physician assistants and osteopathic physician assistants: RCW 18.57A.070.