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PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS

Abortion

Duties

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.412

Live births, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.423

Parental notification, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.343

Refusal to perform or assist, liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.42

Reports given, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135&year=2012">2012 145.4135, 145.413=2012 145.4132

Notice given, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4242, 2012 145.4245, 2012 145.4246

Risks, consulting, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4242

Access to data

Committed persons, medical records, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.384, 2012 253B.0921

Coroner data, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.83

Medical examiner data, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.83

Pesticides, application, Minn. Statutes 2012 18B.37

Accounting and bookkeeping, billing procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.52, 2012 147.091

Acupuncture practice, licenses, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147B.02

Acupuncturists, Minn. Statutes 2012 147B.01 to 2012 147B.08

Addresses

Blood lead analysis reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.9502

Filing with board, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Tuberculosis health orders, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4805

Advertising, violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Advice, adoption, minor unmarried parents, Minn. Statutes 2012 259.24

Affidavits, health professional education loan forgiveness program, practice, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Alzheimer's disease, dead persons suspected of having, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.11

Ambulance service personnel

Generally, see Ambulance service personnel under AMBULANCE SERVICES

Physicians substituting for, interhospital or interfacility ambulance transfers, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.127

American Academy of Family Physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.7802

American Board of Medical Specialties, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

American College of Emergency Physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.01

American Medical Association

Approved or accredited education programs, athletic trainers, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.7802

Uniform Claim Task Force, health care electronic data interchange standards, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.56

Anesthesiologists, services, medical assistance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Appointment

Juvenile court investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 260B.157, 2012 260C.157

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.391

Artificial insemination, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 257.56

Assistants, see PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

Associations

American Academy of Pediatrics, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.01, 2012 148.7802

American College of Emergency Physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.01

American Medical Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.56, 2012 148.7802

Canadian associations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Attending physicians

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 257B.01

Utilization review, see Attending health care professionals under HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION REVIEW

Attorney fees, Woman's Right to Know Act, lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4247

Authorization by

Elevators, lifts, ramps, or chair lifts, sales and use tax refunds, Minn. Statutes 2012 297A.75

Emergency admissions, long-term care consultation services, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0911

Incontinent nursing home residents, intervals for checking on, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.04

Patients, smoking, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.414

Billing

Health care taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 295.53

Uniform forms, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.52

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Birth and death records, duties, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.12, 2012 144.213

Blood tests

Administering, Minn. Statutes 2012 169A.51, 2012 360.0753

Admissibility in evidence, Minn. Statutes 2012 360.0753

Boards

American Board of Medical Specialties, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Federation of state medical boards, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Licensing boards, generally, see LICENSING BOARDS

Boxing, ringside physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 341.30, 2012 341.32

Business licenses, exception, Minn. Statutes 2012 116J.70

Certificates and certification

At-home recovery services, necessity, Medicare supplement plans, Minn. Statutes 2012 62A.315, 2012 62A.316

Births occurring outside an institution, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.215

Blind persons, tobacco products' municipal licenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 461.15

Disabled persons, disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.345, 2012 290A.09

EMT instructors, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.283

Four-wheel all-terrain vehicle operators, capability, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.045

License surcharge exemption, qualifying reasons, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9657

Medical assistance

Pregnant women, eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.055, 2012 256B.057

Recipients, special transportation needs, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Recipients or applicants, care provided by children, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0595

Swing bed patients, terminal illness or condition, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Ventilator-dependent persons, admission to hospital, attendants, services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.64

Motorized golf cart operators, capability, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.045

Pregnant minor women, necessity of abortion, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.343

Recording fees, district court, Minn. Statutes 2012 357.021

Supplemental aid recipients, temporary absence due to illness, Minn. Statutes 2012 256D.44

Tuberculosis, persons with tuberculosis, presence in schools, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.45

Utility service, reconnection or continued service, medically necessary equipment, Minn. Statutes 2012 216B.098

Chiropractors, see CHIROPRACTORS

College of Family Physicians of Canada, foreign medical school graduates, licensing, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.037

Commitments

Emergency admissions, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.05

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Reports of commitment, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111

Committed persons, discharge or provisional discharge, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.20

Complaints, investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.161

Comprehensive health insurance plans, qualified plans, coverage of services, Minn. Statutes 2012 62E.06

Confidential or privileged information

Waivers, commitments, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.23

Workers' compensation, disability determinations, Minn. Statutes 2012 268A.04

Consent

Network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.74

Patients, interviews by Health Department, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.053

Contempts, Woman's Right to Know Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4246, 2012 145.4247

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.091

Continuing education

Costs, reimbursement, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.52

License renewal, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.12

Primary care physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.40

Contracts and agreements

Health Plan Contracting Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.732 to 2012 62Q.75

Network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.74

Prohibited agreements, Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.71

Residents, health professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Restrictive terms, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.73

Controlled substances

False representation, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.025

Orphan drugs, prescription requisites, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.11

Prescribing, administering, and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.11, 2012 152.12, 2012 152.126

Record keeping, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.101

Simulated, prescribing and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.097

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Coroners, Minn. Statutes 2012 13.83, 2012 357.11

Cosmetology, services excepted, Minn. Statutes 2012 155A.34

Credentials, see Licenses under this topic

Damages, Woman's Right to Know Act, compliance violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4247

Data

Abortion reports, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Access to data, see same under this topic

Definitions

Athletic Trainers Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.7802

Commitment and Treatment Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.02

Emergency Medical Services Regulatory Board, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.001

Examining and licensing boards, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.18

Healing arts, registration, Minn. Statutes 2012 146.01

Health and accident insurance, Minn. Statutes 2012 62A.46

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.61

Health care utilization review, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.02

Medical Practice Board, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.011

Occupational Safety and Health Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 182.651

Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.70

Pharmacy law, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01

Physician assistants, Minn. Statutes 2012 147A.01

Physicians and surgeons, practicing without a license, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.081

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2012 319B.02

Prohibited drugs, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.01

Standby or temporary custodians of children, Minn. Statutes 2012 257B.01

Tuberculosis Health Threat Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4803

Woman's Right to Know Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4241

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Delinquent taxes, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Determination by

Bloodborne pathogens, significant exposure, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.711, 2012 246.715

Designators, child custody, debilitation or incapacity, Minn. Statutes 2012 257B.01, 2012 257B.06

Emergency admissions, long-term care consultation services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0911

Medical assistance recipients, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0624, 2012 256B.0911, 2012 256B.0944

Detoxification centers, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 254A.08

Developmentally disabled persons, comprehensive evaluations, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.04

Directories, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.071

Disabled persons, duties regarding, identifying device or card, search, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.854, 2012 145.857

Disciplinary action

Data collection violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.16

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.02, 2012 147.091

Evidence, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Failure to report to board, civil penalties for, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.141

Grounds, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035, 2012 147.091

Health care provider tax violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.16

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.20 to 2012 214.25

Judicial review, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.151

Malpractice, false information, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

Notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.21, 2012 214.22

Ophthalmic goods and services violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712 to 2012 145.714

Records, sealing, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.151

Utilization review, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Disclosure

Bloodborne pathogens, blood tests and disclosures, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7415

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.02, 2012 147.091

Fee splitting, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.6521

Patient records, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.29, 2012 144.32, 2012 144.4175

Reimbursement methodologies, Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.72

Documentation by, bloodborne pathogens, significant exposure, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7406

Drugs and medicine

Controlled substances, see same under this topic

Dispensing in health professional shortage areas, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01, 2012 151.19

Electronic prescription drug program, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.497

Gifts from manufacturers or wholesalers, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.461

Pharmacy audit integrity program, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.60 to 2012 151.70

Use, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.15, 2012 151.26, 2012 151.37

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Written agreements, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.235

Education and training

Clinical medical education programs, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.692

Comprehensive advanced life support educational program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.6062

EMT instructors, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.283

Hospital authorities, expenditures, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.581

Manual or mechanical therapy, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 146.23

Medical students, see MEDICAL STUDENTS

Physicians in training, Minn. Statutes 2012 251.15

Residency programs, see Residents under this topic

Trainees, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.692, 2012 251.15

Electronic prescription drug program, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.497

Emergency admissions, commitments, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.05

Emergency room physicians, see under EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

EMT examiners, qualifications, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.286

EMT examiners, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.283

Enforcement of law, abortion reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Essential facilities and services, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.73

Estheticians, practice in physicians' offices, Minn. Statutes 2012 155A.23, 2012 155A.29

Evaluations by, chronically ill persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 62S.02

Evidence

Disciplinary action, judgments or proceedings, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Felonies, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Sex crimes, patients, past sexual conduct, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.025

Examinations

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.03

Physical examinations, see same under this topic

Examiners, civil commitment definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.02

Exclusive relationships, prohibited, Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.73

Federation of State Medical Boards, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Fee splitting, disclosure, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Fees

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.699

Licenses, see same under this topic

Ophthalmic services, violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.713

Public employees, tuberculosis treatment, payment, Minn. Statutes 2012 251.043

Service without fees, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9657

Female genital mutilation, surgical procedures, permitted activities, Minn. Statutes 2012 609.2245

Financial or economic interests

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.6521

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Fines

Abortion, reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Disabled persons, fraudulent certification of disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.345

Employee injury reports, failure to file, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.231

Physicians and surgeons, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.141

Foreign medical school graduates, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.692, 2012 147.02, 2012 147.037

Fraud

Disabled persons, certification of disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.345

Insurance fraud, see under FRAUD

Gag clauses, health care purchasing alliances, prohibited waivers, Minn. Statutes 2012 62T.06

Good faith

Abortions, reporting, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Bloodborne pathogens, blood tests and disclosures, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7415

Persons of impaired driving ability, reporting, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 171.131

Prescription drugs, use by released persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.231, 2012 604A.31

Tuberculosis carriers, statement of endangerment to public health, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4807, 2012 144.4808

Governor's personal physician, governor, declaration of disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 4.06

Guardians and conservators for, appointment, license suspension, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Health and accident insurance

Referrals to specialists, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.58

Services, policy provisions, Minn. Statutes 2012 62A.03

Health care power of attorney, see under HEALTH CARE

Health care providers, physicians and surgeons defined as

Health Plan Contracting Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.733

Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.70

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.011

Health care taxes, Minn. Statutes 2012 295.50, 2012 295.51, 2012 295.52, 2012 295.56

Health care utilization review, appeals, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.06, 2012 62M.09

Health care utilization, certification, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.05

Health maintenance organizations, insurance licenses, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 62D.22

Health plan company representatives, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.48

Health professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Health professional shortage areas, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01, 2012 151.19

Health-related licensing boards, volunteer health care provider program, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.40

Hearing aid dispensing, consumer information, consulting, Minn. Statutes 2012 153A.18

Hearings, licenses, temporary suspension, disciplinary hearings, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Hepatitis B, biological mothers of newborns, infection status, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.3352

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program, generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.17 to 2012 214.25

Home care providers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.43

Human Services Department, medical director, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.018

Hypnosis, use of, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.081

Hypodermic needles, possession, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.40

Identity and identification, patients, right to know, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.651

Indigent persons, duties

Application for hospitalization, Minn. Statutes 2012 261.22

County patients at University of Minnesota hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2012 158.03, 2012 158.11

Infectious disease specialists

Determination by, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7414, 2012 246.721

Documentation, bloodborne pathogens, significant exposure, blood tests, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7407

Recommendations by, bloodborne pathogens, follow-up treatment, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7414

Information exchange, vaccination records, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.3351

Inpatient hospital payment system, administrative reconsideration, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9685

Insurance applications, false statements, unfair competition and trade practices, Minn. Statutes 2012 72A.20

Insurance fraud, see FRAUD

Interagency early childhood intervention services, Minn. Statutes 2012 125A.29

Interns

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.01

Licenses, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Podiatrists, permits, temporary, Minn. Statutes 2012 153.16

Possession, authorized, hypodermic needles, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.40

Public retirement plans, coverage exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Intrusive mental health treatment, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.03

Investigations

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.161

Immunity, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.121

Patient medical records, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.131

Physician accountability, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.161

Physician cooperation, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091, 2012 147.131

Lawsuits

Abortion, reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Death by wrongful act, Minn. Statutes 2012 573.02

Malpractice, see same under this topic

Network shadow contracting violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.74

Woman's Right to Know Act, compliance violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4247

Legend drugs, use, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.15, 2012 151.37

Letters of interest, health care county-based purchasing, implementation delay, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.69

Liability

Abortions, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135, 2012 145.42

Blood tests, Minn. Statutes 2012 169A.51, 2012 241.342, 2012 360.0753

Bloodborne pathogen test results, disclosure, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.722

Bloodborne pathogens, blood tests and disclosures, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.7415

Child abuse and maltreatment reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 626.556

Drug abuse by pregnant women, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 626.5561

Good Samaritan immunity, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 604A.01

Intrusive mental health treatments, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.03

Medical assistance covered services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Newborns or infants, hearing screening, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.966

Persons of impaired driving ability, reporting, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 171.131

Prenatal drug exposure, Minn. Statutes 2012 626.5561, 2012 626.5562

Prescription drugs, use by released persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.231, 2012 604A.31

Ramsey County, emergency medical services, Minn. Statutes 2012 383A.13

Reports of physicians' violations, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.121

Sexually explicit materials, Minn. Statutes 2012 617.295

Spinal cord injuries, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.663

Traumatic brain injuries, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.663

Tuberculosis carriers, endangerment to public health, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4807, 2012 144.4808

Licensed health professionals, physicians and surgeons defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4172

Licensed physicians

Commitment and Treatment Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.02

Public Guardianship for Adults with Developmental Disabilities Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.02

Licenses

Barber registration, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2012 154.04

Burden of proof, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Business license, exception, Minn. Statutes 2012 116J.70

Cancellation, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.038, 2012 147.0381, 2012 147.039

Conditions or limitations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.03, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.141

Consulting physicians, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Credentials, verification, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.037

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.091

EMT instructors, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.283

Endorsements, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Examinations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Fees

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02

Nonrefundable, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.038, 2012 147.0381

Reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Residency permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.0391

Temporary permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.03, 2012 147.037

Foreign medical school students, certification, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.037

Fraud, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091, 2012 214.106

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02

Health care utilization reviews, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.09

Liability insurance information, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

Malpractice history, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

New license after cancellation in good standing, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.038

Permits, temporary, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Pesticide dealer licenses, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 18B.31

Qualifications, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Reissue, conditions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Renewals, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.038, 2012 147.039, 2012 147.162, 2012 214.12, 2012 214.24

Residency permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.0391, 2012 147.09

Restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091, 2012 609B.129

Surcharges, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9657

Suspension or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.025, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.111, 2012 147.141

Temporary permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02, 2012 147.037

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.081, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.141

Living wills, compliance, Minn. Statutes 2012 145B.05 to 2012 145B.07

Loans to

Income-contingent loan repayment program, Minn. Statutes 2012 136A.1703, 2012 136A.1785

National Health Services Corps state loan repayment program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1487 to 2012 144.1491

Locum tenens coverage, demonstration project, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.43

Long-term care consultation teams, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0911

Malpractice insurance, see MEDICAL MALPRACTICE INSURANCE

Malpractice

Disciplinary action, false information, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

Good Samaritan immunity, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 604A.01

Information, false, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

Insurance, see MEDICAL MALPRACTICE INSURANCE

Investigations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.131, 2012 147.161

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.682, 2012 491A.01

Licenses, application information, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.035

Medical malpractice insurance companies, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111, 2012 147.121

Uniform interrogatories, Minn. Statutes 2012 604.11

Marriage and family therapy, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 148B.38

Massage therapists, Minn. Statutes 2012 471.709

Medical assistance

Adult rehabilitative mental health services, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0623

Certificates and certification, see same under this topic

Covered services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.055, 2012 256B.0625

Eligibility, pregnant women, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.055, 2012 256B.057

Emergency admissions, long-term care consultation services, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0911

Medical transportation services, need determination, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.04

Mental health crisis response services, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0624, 2012 256B.0944

Payment rate reduction, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.76

Payments, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.038, 2012 256B.0625, 2012 256B.76, 2012 256B.767

Personal care assistance program, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0659

Private duty nursing services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0654

Medical associations

Members, lists, submitting to Human Services Department, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Minnesota Medical Association, see MINNESOTA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

Recommendations by, medical assistance Formulary Committee, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Medical consultants

Boards of health, Minn. Statutes 2012 145A.04

Community health boards, Minn. Statutes 2012 145A.10

Physicians and surgeons defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 145A.02

Workers' compensation, medical health care review, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.103

Medical directors, hospices, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.75, 2012 144A.753

Medical examiners, see MEDICAL EXAMINERS

Medical Practice Board, see MEDICAL PRACTICE BOARD

Medical practitioners, physicians and surgeons defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.851

Medical records

Access to data, see under MEDICAL RECORDS

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.29, 2012 144.32, 2012 144.4175, 2012 147.091

Maternal death studies, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.901

Medication administration procedures, support services for developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 245B.05

Medication education services, medical assistance, adult rehabilitative mental health services, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0623

Mental incompetency

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Reporting obligations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111

Midwives, see MIDWIVES

Minnesota Medical Association, see MINNESOTA MEDICAL ASSOCIATION

Minnesota Security Hospital, see MINNESOTA SECURITY HOSPITAL

Misconduct

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091, 2012 147.092, 2012 147.111, 2012 147.141

Disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.02

Evidence, patients, past sexual conduct, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.025

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111

Mobile health care evaluation and screening providers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.077

Names

Blood lead analysis reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.9502

Filing with board, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Tuberculosis health orders, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4805

Network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.74

Newborn Hearing Screening Advisory Committee, representation, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.966

Newborns, heritable and genetic disorders, testing, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.128

Nursing home residents, physical restraints, use, consulting, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.651

Offices

Estheticians, practice in physicians' offices, Minn. Statutes 2012 155A.23, 2012 155A.29

Smoking, see SMOKING

Oncologists, notice received, THC Therapeutic Research Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.21

Ophthalmic services, violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712 to 2012 145.714

Opinions, telemedicine consultations, medical assistance, patient record, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Optometrists, see OPTOMETRISTS

Orders

Nursing home residents, physical restraints, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.651

Reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135

Vaccines, administering by pharmacists, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01

Orphan drugs, see Controlled substances under this topic

Osteopaths, see OSTEOPATHS

Osteopathy Board, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.21, 2012 147.22

Outdoor recreation participants, licenses, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Pathologists

Hennepin County, medical examiner, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.0065

Payments to, cancer surveillance system, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.672

Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.695 to 2012 62J.76

Patients

Medical assistance recipients, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.132

Records and record keeping, see same under this topic

Payments by, health professional education loan forgiveness program, penalties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Payments to

Developmentally disabled persons, comprehensive evaluations, costs, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.20

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.038, 2012 256B.0625, 2012 256B.76

Medicare supplement insurance claims, Minn. Statutes 2012 62A.317

Recruitment and training, hospital authorities, expenditures, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.581

Payroll deductions, employee contributions, public employees defined contribution plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353D.02, 2012 353D.03

Permits, see Licenses under this topic

Personal clinicians, health care homes, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0751

Persons requiring special diets, identification cards, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.867

Physical examinations

Boxing contestants and referees, Minn. Statutes 2012 341.33

Disability benefit applicants

Local Government Correctional Service Retirement Plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.03, 2012 352.113

MSRS correctional employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.95

Public Employees Police and Fire Fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031, 2012 353.656

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.03, 2012 353.031

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.10

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.36

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.07, 2012 354.48

Employees, Human Services Department public institutions, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.28

Required of practitioners, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Physician assistants, see PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

Physician fellows, residence and stipend, correctional facility and state-operated facility grounds, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.59

Physicians in training, tuberculosis contracted during training, care and treatment, Minn. Statutes 2012 251.15

Placebos, prescribing and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.097

Podiatrists, see PODIATRISTS

Poisoning or illnesses contracted through employment, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 175.33

Posting (notices), financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.6521

Practice of medicine, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.081, 2012 147.09

Practitioners, doctors of medicine defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01

Precursor substances, prescribing or administering, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.0974

Pregnant women, medical emergencies, abortion, notice, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4245, 2012 145.4246

Prepaid health plans, see Contracts and agreements under PREPAID HEALTH PLANS

Prescriptions

Electronic transmission, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01, 2012 151.21

Ophthalmic goods, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712, 2012 145.713

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Prices, see Fees under this topic

Privileges and immunity, tuberculosis carriers, endangerment to public health, statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4807, 2012 144.4808

Professional corporations, see PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS

Professional firms, authority to organize, Minn. Statutes 2012 319B.40

Professional services, definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 319B.02

Professionals, definitions

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.61

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2012 319B.02

Providers, health care utilization review, see Providers under HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION REVIEW

Psychiatrists, see PSYCHIATRISTS

Public employees, retirement, defined contribution plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353D.01 to 2012 353D.10

Public health physicians, affidavits and statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4807, 2012 144.4808

Punitive damages, Woman's Right to Know Act, compliance violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4247

Qualifications

Committed persons, examining physicians, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.06

Emergency medical responder training instructors, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.27

EMT examiners, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.286

Qualified professional, physicians defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 256J.08

Reciprocity

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Practice of medicine, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Retaliatory provisions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.04

Telemedicine, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.032, 2012 147.081, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.141

Records and record keeping

Artificial insemination, Minn. Statutes 2012 257.56

Birth and death records, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.12

Boarding care home residents, relocation, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.161

Contact lenses, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712, 2012 145.713

Live births resulting from abortion, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.423

Nursing home residents, relocation, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.161

Pharmacy audit integrity program, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.65

School physicians, duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.29, 2012 144.32

Vaccination records, information exchange, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.3351

Vital statistics, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.213

Recruitment, hospital authorities, expenditures, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.581

Referrals by

Financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.6521

Health care facility residents, health plan companies, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.54

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Referrals to

Athletic injuries, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.7807

Specialists, health and accident insurance, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.58

Regional treatment centers

Chief of medical staff, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.0251

Medical employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.018, 2012 246.0251

Registration

Athletic events, provision of medical services, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

EMT instructors, Minn. Statutes 2012 144E.283

Outdoor recreation, participation, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.09

Reports given

Abortion, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4135&year=2012">2012 145.4135, 145.413=2012 145.4132, 2012 145.4246

Athletic trainers registration, Minn. Statutes 2012 148.7808, 2012 148.7809

Children, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.055, 2012 626.556

Controlled substances prescriptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 152.126

Deaths subject to county investigation, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.11, 2012 390.32

Disability benefit applicants, examinations

Local Government Correctional Service Retirement Plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

Minnesota State Retirement System, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.113

MSRS correctional employees retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352.95

Public Employees Police and Fire Fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.031

State Patrol retirement fund, Minn. Statutes 2012 352B.10

Teachers retirement, Saint Paul and Duluth, Minn. Statutes 2012 354A.36

Teachers Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2012 354.48

Health care taxes, qualifying exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 295.53

Health threat to others, disclosure, patient privileges, waived, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4175

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.19

Immunity, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.121

Indigent persons, examination before hospitalization, Minn. Statutes 2012 261.22

Legend drugs, adverse reactions, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.111

Medical reports, developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.02

Motor carrier drivers, limb impairment or medical conditions, waivers, Minn. Statutes 2012 221.0314

Occupational injuries and illnesses, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.34

Persons of impaired driving ability, Minn. Statutes 2012 171.131

Prenatal drug exposure, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 626.5561, 2012 626.5562

Self-reporting, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.0391, 2012 147.111

Spinal cord injuries, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.663

State-operated services, employees, physical examinations, Minn. Statutes 2012 246.28

Suspicious wounds, Minn. Statutes 2012 626.52 to 2012 626.55

Teachers, incapacity, Minn. Statutes 2012 122A.40

Traumatic brain injuries, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.663

University of Minnesota hospitals, cases for treatment, Minn. Statutes 2012 158.03, 2012 158.11

Violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.231, 2012 176.391

Requests by

Contact lenses, prescription verification, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712

Pesticides, application data, Minn. Statutes 2012 18B.37

Residency permits, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.0391, 2012 147.09

Residents

Authority to prescribe, dispense, and administer, legend drugs, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.37

Clinical medical education programs, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.692

Health care professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Primary care settings, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.40

Public retirement plans, coverage exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2012 353.01

Rural areas, practice in, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.40

Retaliatory provisions by other states, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.04

Retirement, public employees defined contribution plan, Minn. Statutes 2012 353D.01 to 2012 353D.10

Return to practice, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9657

Review by

Health care utilization review, Minn. Statutes 2012 62M.06, 2012 62M.09

Special education, health-related services, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0625

Right to a physician, committed persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.03

Right to practice, temporary suspension, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.21

Rural primary care training, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.028

School physicians, record keeping

False statement, discharge, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.32

School children's health records, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.29

Scope of practice, body art procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 146B.03

Services

Closed-panel health plans, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.43

Data collection, health care spending, Minn. Statutes 2012 62J.38

Defined as health services, Minn. Statutes 2012 123B.41

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.75

Health maintenance organizations, geographic accessibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 62D.124

Home care services, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 144A.45

Medical assistance, see same under this topic

Ophthalmic services, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.711 to 2012 145.714

Small employer health benefit plans, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2012 62L.05

Sex crimes

Disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.025, 2012 147.091, 2012 147.092, 2012 609B.129

Evidence, patients' past sexual conduct, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.025

Reports about, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.01, 2012 147.092

Sexual exploitation by, Minn. Statutes 2012 604.20 to 2012 604.205

Sexually explicit materials, Minn. Statutes 2012 617.295

Signatures, disability parking certificates, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.345

Special education services, Minn. Statutes 2012 125A.29

Specialists, referrals to, health and accident insurance, procedures, Minn. Statutes 2012 62Q.58

State employees, Minn. Statutes 2012 43A.17, 2012 179A.10

Statements by

Alcoholism, disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 256D.09

Carseats, use, medical exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.685

Chemical dependency, disability, Minn. Statutes 2012 256D.09

Children, Minn. Statutes 2012 171.042, 2012 245A.18

Developmentally disabled persons, public guardianship or conservatorship hearings, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.101

Disabled persons, license plates, Minn. Statutes 2012 168.021

Emergency commitments, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.05

HIV infected persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9365

License surcharge exemption, qualifying reasons, Minn. Statutes 2012 256.9657

Long-term care insurance applicants aged 80 or older, Minn. Statutes 2012 62S.21

Motor carrier drivers, waiver, Minn. Statutes 2012 221.0314

Seat belt use, medical exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.686

Tuberculosis test and x-ray results, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.441

Viatical settlements, Minn. Statutes 2012 60A.9579

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2012 541.076, 2012 541.15

Student loans

Failure to repay, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Health professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Students, see MEDICAL STUDENTS

Substitute physician demonstration project, Minn. Statutes 2012 137.43

Sudden infant death syndrome, notice to parents, Minn. Statutes 2012 390.11

Supervision by

Adult mental health crisis response services, medical assistance duties, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.0624

Mantoux tests in schools, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.442

Mobile health evaluation and screening providers, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.077

Physician assistants, see Supervising physicians under PHYSICIAN ASSISTANTS

Task forces, professions working with violence and abuse, Minn. Statutes 2012 135A.153

Tax clearance certificates, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2012 270B.07

Technically qualified individual, physicians defined as, Minn. Statutes 2012 182.651

Telemedicine systems, see under HEALTH CARE

Telephone numbers, blood lead analysis reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.9502

Temporary permits, see Licenses under this topic

Testimony

Commitments, neuroleptic medications, administering, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.092

Paternity lawsuits, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2012 257.63

Physician-patient privilege, Minn. Statutes 2012 595.02

Tuberculosis carriers, endangerment to the public health, sufficiency of evidence, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4809

Trainees, physicians in training, Minn. Statutes 2012 251.15

Training, see Education and training under this topic

Travel expenses, developmentally disabled persons, Minn. Statutes 2012 252A.20

Tuberculosis carriers, obligation to isolate and examine, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4807

Ultraviolet radiation, tanning facility license, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2012 325H.02

United States medical licensing examination program

Foreign medical school graduates, licensing, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.037

Osteopaths, licensure by endorsement, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

Physicians and surgeons, licensure by endorsement, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.03

University hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2012 158.06, 2012 158.12

Vaccines, administering by pharmacists, reports, Minn. Statutes 2012 151.01

Verification by

Contact lenses, prescriptions, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712

Disability parking certificates, Minn. Statutes 2012 169.345

Disabled hunters, Minn. Statutes 2012 97B.031, 2012 97B.055, 2012 97B.106, 2012 97B.111

Pregnancy, medical assistance eligibility, Minn. Statutes 2012 256B.055, 2012 256B.057

Violations and penalties

Abortion, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.413, 2012 145.4135

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 72A.20, 2012 147.091

Financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.55, 2012 144.6521

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.091

Infection control, violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 214.20

Insurance applications, false statements, Minn. Statutes 2012 72A.04

Licenses, violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 147.081, 2012 147.091

Ophthalmic goods and services violations, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.712 to 2012 145.714

Reporting obligations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.413, 2012 145.4135

Reporting violations, Minn. Statutes 2012 145.4246

Workers' compensation, reports, failure to file, fines, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.231

Voluntary medical aid program, participation, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.655

Waivers

Confidential or privileged information, commitments, Minn. Statutes 2012 253B.23

Gag clauses, health care purchasing alliances, Minn. Statutes 2012 62T.06

Health professional education loan forgiveness program, obligations, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.1501

Patient privileges, disclosure, health threat to others, Minn. Statutes 2012 144.4175

Workers' compensation

Appointment, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.391

Certification, procedures and standards, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.83

Change, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.135, 2012 176.83

Reports given, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.231, 2012 176.391

Selection, Minn. Statutes 2012 176.83