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DENTISTS

Accredited clinical training, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.692

Addresses

Dental practices, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.09

Tuberculosis health order hearings, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4805

Advertising, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Affidavits

Evidence, licenses, suspension, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Licensure, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

American Association of Dental Examiners, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.03

American Dental Association

Accreditation commission, resident dentists, accreditation, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.01, 2018 150A.06

Dental terminology code, dental organizations and plans, claims, use, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.78

Recommendations by, health care electronic data interchange standards, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.56

Attending health care professionals, dentists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2018 62M.02

Authority to prescribe or administer

Anesthetics, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.04, 2018 150A.091

Controlled substances, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.11, 2018 152.12, 2018 152.126

Intravenous fluids, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.04

Precursor substances, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.0974

Certificates and certification

Anesthesia/moderate sedation, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Duplicate certificates, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.09

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.091

Certified copies, medical records, tuberculosis, reportable persons, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4804

Chemical dependency assessments, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Clinical medical education programs, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.692

Clinicians, reciprocity, exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Commission on Dental Accreditation, resident dentists, accreditation, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Consent, network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.74

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Continuing education

License renewals, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.12

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Contracts and agreements

Dental organizations, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.78

Dental practice donation program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.959

Dental therapists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05, 2018 150A.105, 2018 150A.106

Health Plan Contracting Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.732 to 2018 62Q.75

Controlled substances

Acute pain treatment, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.11

Diversion, employer mandatory reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.33

False representation, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.025

Orphan drugs, prescription requisites, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.11

Prescribing, administering, and dispensing, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.11, 2018 152.12, 2018 152.126

Record keeping, exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.101

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Corporate Practice Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Cosmetology, services excepted, Minn. Statutes 2018 155A.34

Critical access dental providers

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2018 256B.76

MinnesotaCare, Minn. Statutes 2018 256L.11

Public insurance, Minn. Statutes 2018 256B.76

Sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 297A.70

Defenses, violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.12

Definitions

Dentistry law, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.01, 2018 150A.05

Examining and licensing boards, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.18

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2018 145.61

Health law, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4172

Health plan companies, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.76

Occupational Safety and Health Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 182.651

Pharmacy law, Minn. Statutes 2018 151.01

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2018 319B.02

Tuberculosis Health Threat Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4803

Utilization Review Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 62M.02

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2018 176.011

Dental assistants, see under ALLIED DENTAL PERSONNEL

Dental equipment, see DENTAL EQUIPMENT

Dental hygienists, see under ALLIED DENTAL PERSONNEL

Dental laboratories, see under LABORATORIES

Dental organizations, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.76 to 2018 62Q.79

Dental plans, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.76 to 2018 62Q.79

Dental practice donation program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.959

Dental schools, see DENTAL SCHOOLS

Dental services, see DENTAL SERVICES

Dental technicians, see under ALLIED DENTAL PERSONNEL

Dentistry Board, see DENTISTRY BOARD

Dentistry students, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.692, 2018 150A.05

Designation by, infection control practitioners, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4803

Directories, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.071

Disciplinary action

Costs, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Data collection violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.126

Failure to report to board, civil penalties for, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Grounds

Data collection violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.16

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Health care provider tax violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.16

Health professionals services program violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.355

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.20 to 2018 214.25

Patient Protection Act, violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.74

Unlawful acts, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Disclosure

Financial or economic interests, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Patient records, waiver, health threat to others, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4175

Tax returns, Minn. Statutes 2018 270B.07

Drugs and medicine

Administration of influenza immunizations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.055

Anesthesia/moderate sedation, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Controlled substances, see same under this topic

Electronic prescription drug program, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.497

Gifts from manufacturers or wholesalers, Minn. Statutes 2018 151.461

Legend drugs, use, Minn. Statutes 2018 151.15, 2018 151.37

Precursor substances, prescribing or administering, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.0974

Use, Minn. Statutes 2018 151.26

Education and training

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.692

Volunteer or retiree dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Ethics, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Evidence, affidavits, licenses, suspension, hearings, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Examinations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.03, 2018 150A.06

Examinees, exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Faculty dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.01, 2018 150A.06

Financial or economic interests, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Fines, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08, 2018 150A.12

Fraud, insurance, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.106

Guest dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Health care grants, providers serving uninsured, Minn. Statutes 2018 145.929

Health care providers, dentists defined as

Health Plan Contracting Act, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.733

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2018 176.011

Health care taxes, Minn. Statutes 2018 295.50 to 2018 295.59, 2018 295.51

Health professional education loan forgiveness program, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.1501

Health-related licensing boards, volunteer health care provider program, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.40

Hearings, contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Hepatitis B virus (HBV) infected dentists, patients' records, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.054

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.17 to 2018 214.25

Human immunodeficiency virus (HIV) infected dentists, patients' records, subpoenas, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.054

Identity and identification, name tags, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6585

Implied consent, medical examinations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Incorporation, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Influenza vaccine, administering, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.055

Information exchange, vaccination records, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.3351

Inspections, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Instructors, unlawful practice, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Insurance fraud, see under FRAUD

Insurance, malpractice insurance, premiums, retired dentist program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.958

Lawsuits

Death by wrongful act, Minn. Statutes 2018 573.02

Network shadow contracting violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.74

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2018 541.076, 2018 541.15

Liability insurance, underwriting, health care information review organizations, duties, Minn. Statutes 2018 145.61

Liability

Controlled substances, prescription reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.126

Good Samaritan immunity, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2018 604A.01

Health threat to others, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4175

Malpractice, Minn. Statutes 2018 573.02

Medical assistance covered services, Minn. Statutes 2018 256B.0625

Tuberculosis, good faith reporting, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4804

Licensed health professionals, dentists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4172, 2018 144.4803

Licenses

Affidavits, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Anesthesia/moderate sedation certificates, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Applications, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.03, 2018 150A.06

Credentials, licensure by, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Disciplinary action, see same under this topic

Duplicate certificates, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.09

Examinations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.03, 2018 150A.06

Fees

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.09, 2018 150A.091

Retired dentist program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.958

Specific licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Temporary military permits, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.08

Limited general dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Reciprocity, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05, 2018 150A.06

Reinstatements, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Renewals, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.09, 2018 214.12, 2018 214.24

Suspension or revocation, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.077, 2018 214.106, 2018 214.32

Temporary military permits, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091, 2018 197.4552

Verification, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Limited general dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Loans to, income-contingent loan repayment program, Minn. Statutes 2018 136A.1703, 2018 136A.1785

Malpractice

Insurance, premiums, retired dentist program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.958

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2018 573.02, 2018 595.02, 2018 604A.01

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Massage therapists, Minn. Statutes 2018 471.709

Medical examinations

Records, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08, 2018 150A.081

Required by board, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Medical records

Access to data, see under MEDICAL RECORDS

Patients' rights, access, notice, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.334

Subpoenas, patients of HBV or HIV infected dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.054

Vaccination records, information exchange, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.3351

Minnesota Dental Association

Consulting, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.581

Recommendations by, Dentistry Board, members, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.02

Mobile health care evaluation and screening providers, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.077

Names

Display, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.11

Tuberculosis health order hearings, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4805

National Board of Dental Examiners, certificates and certification, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2018 62Q.74

Orphan drugs, prescription requisites, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.11

Orthodontics, see ORTHODONTICS

Partnerships, dividing fees, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Pediatric specialists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Pesticide dealers, licenses, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 18B.31

Posting (notices), financial or economic interests, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Practice of dentistry, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Practices, dental practice donation program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.959

Practitioners, dentists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2018 151.01

Precursor substances, prescribing or administering, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.0974

Prices, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.699

Privileges and immunity

Reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.14

Self-incrimination, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Professional corporations, see PROFESSIONAL CORPORATIONS

Professional development portfolio audits, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Professional firms, authority to organize, Minn. Statutes 2018 319B.40

Professional services, definitions, Minn. Statutes 2018 319B.02

Professionals, definitions

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2018 145.61

Professional firms, Minn. Statutes 2018 319B.02

Prosthodontics, see PROSTHODONTICS

Reciprocity

Exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Records and record keeping

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.08

Prostheses, material content notices, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.27

Work orders, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.10

Referrals by, financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Referrals to, athletic injuries, Minn. Statutes 2018 148.7807

Registration, licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.09

Regulated persons, dentist defined as, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.16, 2018 214.18

Reports about

Immunity, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.14

Reporting obligations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Reports given

Controlled substances prescriptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 152.126

Health threats to others, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4175

HIV, HBV, and HCV prevention program, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.19

Immunity, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.14

Reporting obligations and self-reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Tuberculosis, reportable persons, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4804

Resident dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.01, 2018 150A.06

Retired dentist program, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.958

Retirees, education and training, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Review by, health care utilization review certification, duties, Minn. Statutes 2018 62M.09

Right to practice, temporary suspension, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.21

Scope of practice

Body art procedures, Minn. Statutes 2018 146B.03

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Services, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Signs, display of name and certificates, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.11

Southern Cities Community Health Clinic, policies, consulting, Minn. Statutes 2018 256.0121

Specialty dentists

Dental surgery, Minn. Statutes 2018 62A.042, 2018 62E.06

License and registration, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Oral surgery, Minn. Statutes 2018 62A.042, 2018 62E.06

Orthodontics, see ORTHODONTICS

Prosthodontics, see PROSTHODONTICS

Statutes of limitations, certain lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2018 541.076, 2018 541.15

Subpoenas, medical records, patients of HBV or HIV infected dentists, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.054

Supervision by, dental therapists, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Tax clearance certificates, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Tax returns, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2018 270B.07

Teachers, instructors, unlawful practice, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Technically qualified individuals, dentists defined as, Minn. Statutes 2018 182.651

Testimony

Physician-patient privilege, Minn. Statutes 2018 595.02

Tuberculosis carriers, endangerment to public health, sufficiency of evidence, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4809

Trainees, Minn. Statutes 2018 62J.692

Verification, licensure, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.091

Violations and penalties

Advertising violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Dental auxiliaries, service violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.105

Dental prostheses, owner identification, violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.21

Disciplinary action, see same under this topic

Dividing fees, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Failure to report to board, civil penalties for, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.13

Financial or economic interest, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Fraud in securing licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.08

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Health threat to others, false reports, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4175

Infection control, violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 214.20

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06, 2018 150A.08

Prosthodontics, violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.21

Referral violations, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.6521

Reporting, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.14

Unlawful practice, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Violations, generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08, 2018 150A.12

Volunteers

Continuing education, waivers, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Education and training, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Guest licenses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2018 256B.0625, 2018 256B.0644

Public program services recipients and uninsured persons, grants for, Minn. Statutes 2018 256B.76

Waivers

Continuing education, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Licenses, waiver of examinations, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.06

Patient privileges, health threat to others, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2018 144.4175

Privileged communications, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.08

Work orders

Dental prostheses, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.21

Dental services and appliances, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.11

Exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.05

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2018 150A.10