DEPARTMENT OF ADMINISTRATIVE SERVICES
Division of Professional Regulation
Board of Nursing
24 DE Admin. Code 1900
The Delaware Board of Nursing in accordance with 24 Del.C. §1906(1) has proposed to promulgate Rules and Regulations related to Intravascular Therapy by Licensed Nurses.
These proposed rules and regulations which have been developed by the Board define intravascular therapy practices for licensed nurses. Peripheral and central line management, including special procedures such as chemotherapy and epidural catheter management are included.
A public hearing will be held on Wednesday, October 13, 2004 at 9:00 a.m. in the second floor Conference Room A, Cannon Building, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, Delaware.
Anyone desiring a copy of the proposed new section of the Rules and Regulations may obtain a copy from the Delaware Board of Nursing, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, Cannon Building, Suite 203, Dover, DE 19904, (302) 744-4515 or (302) 744-4516. Persons desiring to submit written comments on the revised rules and regulations may forward these comments to the above address. The final date to receive written comments will be October 13, 2004.
The Delaware Board of Nursing proposes to add language regarding Intravascular Therapy to Section 7, Standards of Nursing Practice, within its Rules and Regulations.
Board of Massage and Bodywork
24 DE Admin. Code 5300
PLEASE TAKE NOTICE, pursuant to 29 Del.C. Chapter 101 and 24 Del.C. Section 5306(1), the Delaware Board of Massage and Bodywork proposes to revise its rules and regulations. The proposed revisions implement changes to the rules necessary to conform to the statutory changes resulting from House Bill 208 as amended by House Amendment No. 1 and Senate Amendment No.1. The revisions clarify the requirements of the change from a 100 hour course to a 300 hour course for certification as a massage technician; the requirements for temporary massage technician certification; incorporate continuing education requirements for renewal of lapsed licenses; and outline the requirements for placing a license on inactive status. In addition, the Board is proposing to revise the rules on continuing education to require that all continuing education must be pre-approved by the Board.
A public hearing will be held on the proposed Rules and Regulations on Thursday, October 7, 2004 at 2:00 p.m. in the Second Floor Conference Room A of the Cannon Building, 861 Silver Lake Boulevard, Dover, Delaware, 19904.
Any written comments should be submitted to the Board in care of Caitlin Mears, Administrative Specialist, Division of Professional Regulation, at the above address. The final date to submit written comments shall be at the scheduled public hearing.
This notice will be published in two newspapers of general circulation not less than twenty (20) days prior to the date of the hearing.