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49 Pa. Code § 18.172. Notification of changes in employment.

§ 18.172. Notification of changes in employment.

 (a)  The physician assistant is required to notify the Board, in writing, of a change in or termination of employment or a change in mailing address within 15 days. Failure to notify the Board, in writing, of a change in mailing address may result in failure to receive pertinent material distributed by the Board. The physician assistant shall provide the Board with the new address of residence, address of employment and name of registered supervising physician.

 (b)  The supervising physician is required to notify the Board, in writing, of a change or termination of supervision of a physician assistant within 15 days.

 (c)  Failure to notify the Board of changes in employment or a termination in the physician/physician assistant relationship is a basis for disciplinary action against the physician’s license, supervising physician’s registration and the physician assistant’s license.


   The provisions of this §  18.172 amended under sections 8, 13 and 36 of the Medical Practice Act of 1985 (63 P. S. § §  422.8, 422.13 and 422.36).


   The provisions of this §  18.172 amended August 13, 1993, effective August 14, 1993, 23 Pa.B. 3780; amended November 17, 2006, effective November 18, 2006, 36 Pa.B. 7009. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (222936).

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