ALBME

Administrative Rules

Administrative Rules are published by the Legislative Reference Service

Click here for Board of Medical Examiners Administrative Rules

Click here for Medical Licensure Commission Administrative Rules

Emergency Rules

From time to time, the Board or Commission will adopt rules on an emergency basis. These rules are effective on the day they are filed and are effective for no more than 120 days.

None at this time.


Proposed Rules

April 2022

None.

March 2022

545-X-2, Appendix C, Application for Reinstatement: Amend to update the application to remove outdated questions and add mental health attestation and signature acknowledgment.

February 2022

540-X-7-.30, Physician Assistants' Advisory Committee:  amend to extend the terms of the committee members from two to three years.

January 2022

540-X-7-.17, Qualifications of the Supervising Physician - Physician Assistant (P.A.): Amend to clarify as a qualification having practiced medicine at least one year and the registration's practice site (not the physician's principal practice site) is limited to a hospital.

540-X-7-.38, Requirements for the Issuance of a License to Practice as an Anesthesiologist Assistant (A.A.): Amend to add as accepted training program the Accreditation Review Committee for the Anesthesiologist Assistant (ARC-AA).


Certified Final Rules

April 2022

540-X-7-.30, Physician Assistants' Advisory Committee:  Amended to extend the terms of the committee members from two to three years.

March 2022

540-X-7-.17, Qualifications of the Supervising Physician - Physician Assistants: Amended to clarify as a qualification having practiced medicine for at least one year, and the registration's practice site is limited to a hospital.

540-X-7-.38, Requirements for the Issuance of a License to Practice as an Anesthesiologist Assistant: Amend to add as accepted training program the Accreditation Review Committee for the Anesthesiologist Assistant (ARC-AA).

540-X-25, Physician Recommendation of the Use of Medical Cannabis: New rule providing for the physician recommendation of the use of medical cannabis pursuant to Ala. Code §§ 20-2A-1, et. seq.

February 2022

540-X-26-.17, Implementation (Collaborative Pharmacy Practice): Amended to extend the compliance date to April 30, 2022.

540-X-28, Physician Supervision of Athletic Trainers:  New chapter of rules regarding the supervision of Athletic Trainers by qualified physicians.

January 2022

540-X-7-.04, Requirements for the Issuance of a License to Practice as a Physician Assistant (P.A.): Amended to correct a typographical error.

540-X-7-.50, Qualifications of the Supervising Anesthesiologist - Anesthesiologist Assistants (A.A.): Amended to remove being board eligible as a qualification of a supervising anesthesiologist.

540-X-7-.57, Covering Anesthesiologists for Anesthesiologist Assistants (A.A.): Amended to clarify that covering anesthesiologists must meet the same qualifications as the supervising anesthesiologist.