(1) A person
who holds a current license and does not intend to practice as an orthopedic
physician assistant may apply to convert an active license to inactive
("retired") status. An individual who holds a retired license will not be
required to pay the renewal fee.
A person who holds an active license may
apply for retired status in the following manner:
(a) Obtain, complete, and submit to the
Committee's Administrative Office, an affidavit of retirement form.
Submit any documentation which may be
required to the Committee's Administrative Office.
License holders whose license has been
retired may re-enter active status by doing the following:
(a) Submit a written request for license
reactivation to the Committee's Administrative Office.
(b) Pay the license renewal fees and state
regulatory fees as provided in Rule 0880-10-.06.
(c) If retirement reactivation is requested
prior to the expiration of one year from the date of retirement, the Committee
will require payment of the late renewal fee and past due renewal
reactivation applications shall be treated as licensure applications and review
decisions shall be governed by Rule 0880-10-.07.
Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original Rule filed July
10, 1997; effective September 23, 1997. Amendment filed June 10, 1998;
effective October 28, 1998.
Authority: T.C.A. §§
4-5-204, 63-19-104, 63-19-201,
63-19-202, and 63-19-209.