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214.18 Definitions.

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.

HIST: 1992 c 559 art 1 s 10; 2000 c 422 s 19,20