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28 Pa. Code § 211.7. Physician assistants and certified registered nurse practitioners.

§ 211.7. Physician assistants and certified registered nurse practitioners.

 (a)  [Reserved].

 (b)  If the facility utilizes the services of physician assistants or certified registered nurse practitioners, the following apply:

   (1)  [Reserved].

   (2)  There shall be a list posted at each workstation of the names of the supervising physician and the persons, and titles, whom they supervise.

   (3)  A copy of the supervising physician’s registration from the State Board of Medicine or State Board of Osteopathic Medicine and the physician assistant’s or certified registered nurse practitioner’s certificate shall be available in the facility.

   (4)  A notice plainly visible to residents shall be posted in prominent places in the institution explaining the meaning of the terms ‘‘physician assistant’’ and ‘‘certified registered nurse practitioner.’’

 (c)  [Reserved].

 (d)  [Reserved].

 (e)  [Reserved].


   The provisions of this §  211.7 amended under sections 102, 210(12), 601, 801.1 and 803 of the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P.S. § §  448.102, 448.201(12), 448.601 and 448.801a and 448.803); and section 2102(a) and (g) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  532(a) and (g)).


   The provisions of this §  211.7 adopted August 29, 1975, effective September 1, 1975, 5 Pa.B. 2233; amended April 23, 1982, effective April 24, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 1316; amended January 31, 1987, effective July 1, 1987, 17 Pa.B. 514; amended July 23, 1999, effective July 24, 1999, 29 Pa.B. 3999; amended October 1, 2010, effective October 2, 2010, 40 Pa.B. 5578; amended December 23, 2022, effective July 1, 2023, 52 Pa.B. 8098. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (352794) to (352795).

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