144.6585 IDENTIFICATION OF HEALTH CARE PROVIDERS.
Any health care provider who is licensed, credentialed, or registered by a health-related
licensing board as defined under section
214.01, subdivision 2
, must wear a name tag that
indicates by words, letters, abbreviations, or insignia the profession or occupation of the
individual. The name tag must be worn whenever the health care provider is rendering health
services to a patient, unless wearing the name tag would create a safety or health risk to the
patient. The failure to wear a name tag is not reportable under chapter 214.
History: 1997 c 237 s 15