144.052 USE OF DATA.
Subdivision 1. Rules.
The commissioner, after consultation with the health-related licensing
boards as defined in section
214.01, subdivision 2
, shall promulgate rules in accordance with
chapter 14 regarding the types of information collected and the forms used for collection. The
types of information collected shall include licensure or registration status, name, address, birth
date, sex, professional activity status, and educational background or similar information needed
in order to make decisions pertaining to health personnel.
Subd. 2. Coordination with licensure renewal.
In order that the collection of the
information specified in this section not impose an unnecessary burden on the licensed or
registered individual or require additional administrative cost to the state, the commissioner of
health shall, whenever possible, collect the information at the time of the individual's licensure
or registration renewal. The health-related licensing boards shall include the request for the
information that the commissioner may require pursuant to subdivision 1 with the licensure
renewal application materials, provided, however, that the collection of health personnel data
by the commissioner shall not cause the licensing boards to incur additional costs or delays
with regard to the license renewal process.
History: 1978 c 759 s 2; 1982 c 424 s 130; 1986 c 444