Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0880-12-.01 - DEFINITIONS

As used in these rules, the following terms and acronyms shall have the following meanings ascribed to them:

(1) ACAOM - The Accreditation Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.
(2) Administrative Office - The office of the administrator assigned to the Board and the Committee located at 227 French Landing, Suite 300, Heritage Place, MetroCenter, Nashville, TN 37243.
(3) ADS - An acupuncture detoxification specialist trained in, and who performs only, the five (5) points auricular detoxification treatment.
(4) Board - Tennessee Board of Medical Examiners.
(5) Committee - The Advisory Committee for Acupuncture.
(6) Certificate or Certification - The document issued authorizing practice. Wherever these terms appear in this chapter of rules unless they are specifically designated by the language of the rule as applying only to limited certification, the terms apply to both limited and full certificate holders.
(7) Division - The Division of Health Related Boards, Tennessee Department of Health, from which the Committee receives administrative support.
(8) NADA - The National Acupuncture Detoxification Association.
(9) NCCAOM - The National Certification Commission for Acupuncture and Oriental Medicine.


Tenn. Comp. R. & Regs. 0880-12-.01
Original rule filed October 18, 2002; effective January 1, 2003.

Authority: T.C.A. ยงยง 4-5-202, 4-5-204, 63-6-101, and 63-6-1001, et seq.

State regulations are updated quarterly; we currently have two versions available. Below is a comparison between our most recent version and the prior quarterly release. More comparison features will be added as we have more versions to compare.

No prior version found.