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WVC 30 - 3 E- 12 §30-3E-12. Scope of practice.

     (a) A license issued to a physician assistant by the appropriate state licensing board shall authorize the physician assistant to perform medical acts:

     (1) Delegated to the physician assistant as part of an authorized practice agreement;

     (2) Appropriate to the education, training and experience of the physician assistant;

     (3) Customary to the practice of the supervising physician; and

     (4) Consistent with the laws of this state and rules of the boards.

     (b) This article does not authorize a physician assistant to perform any specific function or duty delegated by this code to those persons licensed as chiropractors, dentists, dental hygienists, optometrists or pharmacists, or certified as nurse anesthetists.

Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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