Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 6, March 31, 2022
(1) The Physician Assistants' Advisory
Committee is established for the purpose of enabling a mechanism for the
exchange of information between the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners and the
physician assistants through their representative organization on issues
related to physician assistant practice.
The Physician Assistants' Advisory
Committee shall consist of the following:
Four physicians licensed to practice medicine in the state of Alabama, two of
whom shall be current members of the Alabama Board of Medical Examiners. All
physician members shall be appointed by the Chairman of the Board;
(b) Four physician assistants
appointed by the Alabama Society of Physician Assistants.
(3) The members of the Physician Assistants'
Advisory Committee shall serve for a term of two years and shall be eligible
Physician Assistants' Advisory Committee may exercise the following functions
(a) Review and/or
recommend changes to the current rules and regulations for physician assistant
(b) Discuss and/or make
recommendations regarding changes to the scope of practice privileges of the
(c) Serve in
an advisory role regarding issues related to applications for licensure,
practice agreements, disciplinary proceedings and renewal
(d) Discuss issues of
mutual concern regarding the education, utilization and scope of practice of
the physician assistant.
(5) The Physician Assistant Advisory
Committee shall meet on a quarterly basis at the discretion and call of the
Chairman of the Board of Medical Examiners. An Advisory Committee meeting may
be called upon reasonable notice by a petition of three Board members to the
Ala. Admin. Code r.
Repealed and Replaced:
Filed September 21, 1998; effective October 26, 1998. Repealed and New Rule:
Filed August 22, 2002; effective September 26, 2002. Repealed and New Rule:
Filed September 19, 2002; effective October 24, 2002. Amended: Filed August 16,
2007; effective September 20, 2007.
Author: Patricia E. Shiner, Attorney for the
Board of Medical Examiners
Code of Ala.