(a) There is created, under the Board, the dialysis technician advisory council, which shall advise the Board regarding qualifications, standards for training, competency determination of dialysis technicians and all other matters related to dialysis technicians.
(b) The council shall be appointed by the Board and consists of:
(1) One member of the Board, who serves as chair of the council;
(2) Two dialysis technicians;
(3) Two nurses who regularly perform dialysis and care for patients who receive dialysis; and
(4) One physician who regularly treats patients receiving dialysis care.
(c) The Board may solicit nominations for the council from interested parties or organizations.
(d) The Board shall specify the terms for the council members. Members serve at the discretion of the Board and shall receive reimbursement for their actual and necessary expenses incurred in the performance of their official duties.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2016 Regular Session
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