Chapter 18.71 RCW



HTMLPDF 18.71.002Purpose.
HTMLPDF 18.71.003Declaration of purpose.
HTMLPDF 18.71.010Definitions.
HTMLPDF 18.71.011Definition of practice of medicineEngaging in practice of chiropractic prohibited, when.
HTMLPDF 18.71.015Commission establishedMembershipQualificationsDuties and powersCompensationOrder of removalVacancies.
HTMLPDF 18.71.017Rules by commissionSuccessor to other boards.
HTMLPDF 18.71.019Application of Uniform Disciplinary ActRequest for review of revocation order.
HTMLPDF 18.71.0195Disciplinary reportsConfidentialityImmunity.
HTMLPDF 18.71.021License required.
HTMLPDF 18.71.030Exemptions.
HTMLPDF 18.71.040ApplicationFee.
HTMLPDF 18.71.050ApplicationEligibility requirementsUnited States and Canadian graduates.
HTMLPDF 18.71.051ApplicationEligibility requirementsForeign graduatesWaivers.
HTMLPDF 18.71.055Schools of medicineRequirements for approval.
HTMLPDF 18.71.060Record of proceedings of commission and of applications.
HTMLPDF 18.71.070ExaminationRecord.
HTMLPDF 18.71.080License renewalHuman trafficking informationContinuing education requirementFailure to renew, procedure.
HTMLPDF 18.71.083Maintenance of certification.
HTMLPDF 18.71.085Inactive licensesRenewalApplication of disciplinary provisions.
HTMLPDF 18.71.090License without examinationReciprocityNational board examineesFee.
HTMLPDF 18.71.095Limited licenses.
HTMLPDF 18.71.097Provisional emergency services provider certificationEligibility.
HTMLPDF 18.71.100Applicability of health regulations.
HTMLPDF 18.71.190False personation.
HTMLPDF 18.71.200Physician's trained advanced emergency medical technician and paramedicDefinition.
HTMLPDF 18.71.205Physician's trained advanced emergency medical technician and paramedicCertification.
HTMLPDF 18.71.210Physician's trained advanced emergency medical technician and paramedicLiability.
HTMLPDF 18.71.212Medical program directorsCertification.
HTMLPDF 18.71.213Medical program directorsTerminationTemporary delegation of authority.
HTMLPDF 18.71.215Medical program directorsLiability for acts or omissions of others.
HTMLPDF 18.71.220Rendering emergency careImmunity of physician or hospital from civil liability.
HTMLPDF 18.71.230Disciplinary action against persons exempt from licensure.
HTMLPDF 18.71.240AbortionRight to medical treatment of infant born alive.
HTMLPDF 18.71.250Down syndromeParent information.
HTMLPDF 18.71.300Physician health programDefinitions.
HTMLPDF 18.71.310Physician health programLicense surchargePayment of funds.
HTMLPDF 18.71.315Impaired physician accountCreated.
HTMLPDF 18.71.320Physician health programProcedures.
HTMLPDF 18.71.330Impaired physician programEvaluation of physician.
HTMLPDF 18.71.340Impaired physician programEntity records protected.
HTMLPDF 18.71.350Report of malpractice payments by insurers.
HTMLPDF 18.71.360Driving records.
HTMLPDF 18.71.401Funds collectedWhere deposited.
HTMLPDF 18.71.420Allocation of all appropriated funds.
HTMLPDF 18.71.430Secretary and commission relationship.
HTMLPDF 18.71.440Commission to consider amending rulesRetired active physicians.
HTMLPDF 18.71.450Pain management rulesRepealAdoption of new rules.
HTMLPDF 18.71.460CommissionInformation to legislature.
HTMLPDF 18.71.470International medical graduate implementation work groupMembershipDutiesReporting.
HTMLPDF 18.71.472International medical graduatesClinical assessment.
HTMLPDF 18.71.475International medical graduatesGrant funding.
HTMLPDF 18.71.800Opioid drug prescribing rulesAdoption.
HTMLPDF 18.71.810Opioid drugsRight to refuse.
HTMLPDF 18.71.910Repeal1909 c 192.
HTMLPDF 18.71.920Repeal1957 c 60.


Reviser's note: Certain powers and duties of the department of social and health services and the secretary of social and health services transferred to the department of health and the secretary of health. See RCW 43.70.060.
Abortion: Chapter 9.02 RCW.
Accepted medical procedures not to include adjustment by hand of any articulation of the spine: RCW 18.25.005.
Actions against, limitation of: RCW 4.16.350.
Actions for negligence against, evidence and proof required to prevail: RCW 4.24.290.
Audits and investigations: RCW 74.09.290.
Crimes relating to pregnancy and childbirth: RCW 9A.32.060.
Health professions accountFees creditedRequirements for biennial budget requestUnappropriated funds: RCW 43.70.320.
Homeless person vision services: RCW 43.20A.800 through 43.20A.845.
License of doctors as event physician for contestants in boxing, kickboxing, martial arts, and wrestling events: RCW 67.08.090.
Lien of doctors: Chapter 60.44 RCW.
Rebating by practitioners of healing professions prohibited: Chapter 19.68 RCW.
Regulation of practice of medicine and surgery, sale of drugs and medicines: State Constitution Art. 20 § 2.