2013 Regular Session
|At the request of:||(at the request of Governor John A. Kitzhaber, M.D., for Board of Medical Imaging)|
|Regular Sponsors:||(Presession Filed)|
|Bill Title:||Relating to medical imaging.|
|Catchline/Summary:||Revises definition of "medical imaging" to include medical imaging procedures not related to clinical diagnosis and treatment.
Makes changes to other definitions related to medical imaging. Prohibits person from performing medical imaging procedure on another person unless procedure serves medical purpose and is ordered and interpreted by licensed physician, nurse practitioner, nurse who has authority to order medical imaging procedure or physician assistant acting within scope of licensee's authority. Exempts person who uses radiation for purpose of research or education from provisions regulating medical imaging.
|Fiscal Impact:||No Fiscal Impact|
|Revenue Impact:||No Revenue Impact|
|Measure Analysis:||Staff Measure Summary / Impact Statements|