Last Update: 1/8/15

Chapter 246-854 WAC

OSTEOPATHIC PHYSICIANS' ASSISTANTS

WAC Sections

Definitions.
Application withdrawals.
Approved training and additional skills or procedures.
Use and supervision of an osteopathic physician assistant.
Delegation agreements.
Remote site.
Prescriptions.
Osteopathic physician assistant—Scope of practice.
Background checkTemporary practice permit.
Osteopathic physician assistantRequirements for licensure.
How to return to active status when a license has expired.
Requirements for obtaining an osteopathic physician assistant license for those who hold an active allopathic physician assistant license.
Osteopathic physician assistant interim permitQualifications and requirements.
Scope of practiceAllopathic alternate physician.
Practice limitations due to disciplinary action.
Osteopathic physician assistant renewal and continuing medical education cycle.
Retired active license.
Continuing medical education requirements.
Sexual misconduct.
Abuse.
Use of laser, light, radiofrequency, and plasma devices as applied to the skin.
Nonsurgical medical cosmetic procedures.
PAIN MANAGEMENT
Pain managementIntent.
Exclusions.
Definitions.
Patient evaluation.
Treatment plan.
Informed consent.
Written agreement for treatment.
Periodic review.
Long-acting opioids, including methadone.
Episodic care.
ConsultationRecommendations and requirements.
ConsultationExemptions for exigent and special circumstances.
ConsultationExemptions for the osteopathic physician assistant.
Pain management specialist.