Advises Board of Medical Practice regarding acupuncture standards and the complaint/discipline process, and provides for distribution of information regarding standards.
The advisory council shall: advise the board on issuance, denial, renewal, suspension, revocation, conditioning, or restricting of licenses to practice acupuncture; advise the board on issues related to receiving, investigating, conducting hearings, and imposing disciplinary action in relation to complaints against acupuncture practitioners; maintain a register of acupuncture practitioners licensed under section 147B.02; maintain a record of all advisory council actions; prescribe registration application forms, license forms, protocol forms, and other necessary forms; review the patient visit records submitted by applicants during the transition period; advise the board regarding standards for acupuncturists; distribute information regarding acupuncture practice standards; review complaints; advise the board regarding continuing education programs; review the investigation of reports of complaints and recommend to the board whether disciplinary action should be taken; and perform other duties authorized by advisory councils under chapter 214, as directed by the board.
Entries for this agency in the Annual Compilation and Statistical Report of Multi-Member Agencies Report:
2023, 2022, 2021, 2020, 2019, 2018, 2017, 2016, 2015, 2014, 2013, 2012, 2011, 2010, 2009, 2008, 2007, 2006, 2005, 2004, 2003, 2002, 2001, 2000, 1999, 1998, 1997, 1996, 1995.
Note: This report provides membership details as well as meeting information and a summary of the group's activities.