Department of Health

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South Dakota Board of Nursing Facility Administrators Updates reference to the national examination and clarifies continuing education requirements. 09/17/2019 11/04/2019 09/16/2019
South Dakota Department of Health - Saline Tattoo Removal Provides for the regulation of saline tattoo removal by municipalities. 09/23/2019 11/04/2019 10/03/2019
South Dakota Department of Health - State Public Health Laboratory Provides clean-up of existing rules and clarifies the methodology for determining testing fees. 09/23/2019 11/04/2019 10/03/2019
South Dakota Board of Dentistry Incorporates the Integrated National Board Dental Examination, streamlines and updates requirements regarding clinical competency examinations, updates supervision levels, updates the duties and procedures performed by dental assistants and registered dental assistants, updates registered dental assistant registration requirements, removes redundant regulation, removes obsolete provisions, updates references, updates registered dental assistant training program criteria, updates student exemption to registration, and updates continuing education requirements applicable to registered dental assistants. 10/18/2019 11/04/2019 10/16/2019
South Dakota Board of Optometry Clarifies the process for review of license applications, addresses a current lack of process for reinstatement of licensure after default or absence, makes continuing education requirements more clear, updates corporate requirements, and adds procedures to those approved for optometrists. 10/17/2019 11/04/2019 10/17/2019
South Dakota Department of Health - Informed Consent Reporting Form Prescribes the required form to be used by a physician to comply with the requirement of SDCL 34-23A-10.1(1) 10/15/2019 11/04/2019 10/25/2019
South Dakota Department of Health - Assisted Living Centers Updates the rules with current practice, deletes unnecessary rules to make the chapter easier to follow, and increases flexibility in providing assisted living services that can be safely provided in these settings. 10/15/2019 11/04/2019 10/25/2019