Reporting Requirements - The threshold amount below which malpractice
judgments, awards or settlements in which payments are awarded to complaining
parties need not be reported pursuant to the "Health Care Consumer
Right-To-Know-Act of 1998" shall be ten thousand dollars ($10,000).
Criminal Conviction Reporting
Requirements - For purposes of the "Health Care Consumer Right-To-Know-Act of
1998" the following criminal convictions must be reported:
(a) Conviction of any felony; and
Conviction or adjudication of guilt for
any misdemeanor, regardless of its classification, in which any element of the
misdemeanor involves any one or more of the following:
2. Alcohol or drugs.
3. Physical injury or threat of injury to any
4. Abuse or neglect of any
minor, spouse or the elderly.
Fraud or theft.
practice of any health related profession regulated pursuant to T.C.A. Titles
63 or 68.
(c) If any
misdemeanor conviction reported under this rule is ordered expunged, a copy of
the order of expungement signed by the judge must be submitted to the
Department before the conviction will be expunged from any profile.
Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs.
Original rule filed
February 10, 2000; effective April 25, 2000.
Authority: T.C.A. §§
63-51-105 (Public Chapter 1073 of
the Public Acts of 1998, Section 5, Subsection (5)), and 63-51-106.