Subdivision 1. Board. "Board" means the boards of dentistry, medical practice, nursing, and podiatric medicine. For purposes of sections 214.19, subdivisions 4 and 5; 214.20, paragraph (1); and 214.24, board also includes the board of chiropractic examiners.
Subd. 2. Commissioner. "Commissioner" means the commissioner of health.
Subd. 3. HBV. "HBV" means the hepatitis B virus with the e antigen present in the most recent blood test.
Subd. 3a. HCV. "HCV" means the hepatitis C virus.
Subd. 4. HIV. "HIV" means the human immunodeficiency virus.
Subd. 5. Regulated person. "Regulated person" means a licensed dental hygienist, dentist, physician, nurse who is currently registered as a registered nurse or licensed practical nurse, podiatrist, a registered dental assistant, a physician's assistant, and for purposes of sections 214.19, subdivisions 4 and 5; 214.20, paragraph (a); and 214.24, a chiropractor.