Oregon Health Authority, Public Health Division, Health Care Regulation
and Quality Improvement program is proposing to permanently amend and repeal
Oregon Administrative Rules in chapters 333, divisions 027, 071, 072, 076, 500,
505, 515 and 700 due to new federal guidance on tuberculosis (TB) screening, revised
federal emergency preparedness requirements for hospitals, passage of SB 127 (Oregon
Laws 2019, chapter 233) relating to nurse midwife terminology, and SB 64
(Oregon Laws 2019, chapter 358) which
updates certified nurse practitioner terms to reflect licensed nurse
Additional details and a summary of the changes can be found in the proposed rulemaking document accessible below.
Persons are being invited to review and comment on the proposed rules in writing. Written comments may be filed before 5:00 p.m. on March 6, 2020 by submitting them to the Public Health Division Rules Coordinator at the following address:
OHA, Public Health Division
Brittany Hall, Administrative Rules Coordinator
800 NE Oregon Street, Suite 930
Portland, OR 97232
Comments may also be e-mailed to PublicHealth.Rules@state.or.us or sent by fax to (971) 673-1299.
Final rules will be filed after consideration of all comments.
For more details, please see the Notice of Proposed Rulemaking, Statement of Need and Fiscal Impact and the full text of the proposed rules below