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Oregon Bulletin

January 1, 2012

 

Oregon Health Authority,
Office for Oregon Health Policy and Research
Chapter 409

Rule Caption: Pain Management Commission Rules.

Adm. Order No.: OHP 9-2011

Filed with Sec. of State: 11-28-2011

Certified to be Effective: 12-1-11

Notice Publication Date: 11-1-2011

Rules Amended: 409-050-0110, 409-050-0120

Rules Repealed: 409-050-0110(T), 409-050-0120(T)

Subject: The Oregon Health Authority, Office for Oregon Health Policy and Research is implementing amendments to the Pain Management Commission rules to clarify the process the OHA director must follow to fulfill the statutory requirements in soliciting recommendations prior to making appointments to the Pain Management Commission. The proposed amendment also completes the listing of licensing healthcare professionals required to complete the pain management education program developed by the Commission.

Rules Coordinator: Zarie Haverkate—(503) 373-1574

409-050-0110

Definitions

For the purposes of this Division 409-050, the following definitions apply:

(1) “Commission” means the Oregon Pain Management Commission.

(2) “Licensed health care professionals” means those specifically identified licensees that report to the following Licensing Boards:

(a) Oregon Board of Medical Examiners, which includes: physicians, physician assistants and acupuncturists (with the exception of those listed under OAR chapter 847.677, identified as waived);

(b) Oregon State Board of Nursing, which includes: all registered nurses, licensed practical nurses and nurse practitioners;

(c) Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners, which includes: all licensed psychologists;

(d) Oregon Board of Chiropractic Examiners, which includes: all licensed chiropractors;

(e) Oregon Board of Naturopathic Examiners, which includes: all licensed naturopathic physicians; and

(f) Oregon Board of Pharmacy, which includes: all licensed pharmacists.

(g) Oregon Board of Dentistry, which includes all licensed dentists.

(h) Oregon Board of Occupational Therapy, which includes all licensed occupational therapists.

(i) Oregon Board of Physical Therapy, which includes all licensed physical therapists.

(3) “Curriculum” means a recommended list of educational topics, compiled by the Commission, for medical professionals treating pain.

(4) “Pain management education program” means a specific one-hour web-based program developed by the Commission, in addition to six accredited hours of continuing education in pain management, end of life care or a combination of both.

Stat. Authority: ORS 409.570

Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.500 - 409.570

Hist.: DHSD 1-2007, f. & cert. ef. 2-1-07; Renumbered from 407-020-0005, OHP 1-2011, f. 1-26-11, cert. ef. 2-1-11; OHP 5-2011(Temp), f. 8-30-11, cert. ef. 9-1-11 thru 2-27-12; OHP 9-2011, f. 11-28-11, cert. ef. 12-1-11

409-050-0120

Commission Positions

(1) The Commission consists of:

(a) Nineteen members – seventeen voting members and two non-voting ex-officio members from the Oregon legislature; and

(b) Members that have experience or a demonstrated interest in pain management issues.

(2) In order to apply for a position on the Commission, an individual must:

(a) Complete a Commission interest form; and

(b) Submit the interest form to the Pain Management Program.

(3) Voting member appointments to the Commission are:

(a) Made by the Director of the Oregon Health Authority; and

(b) Must comply with the approved Commission bylaws.

(4) Prior to making appointments, the Director of the Oregon Health Authority shall request and consider recommendations from individuals, public and private agencies and organizations, but not limited to individuals with a healthcare background or individuals representing the healthcare industry or members of the public.

(5) Oregon Health Authority staff shall include a Pain Management Coordinator, who shall staff and facilitate Commission meetings, provide daily organization of Commission business and perform other duties as directed by the Commission.

Stat. Authority: ORS 409.570

Stats. Implemented: ORS 409.500 - 409.570

Hist.: DHSD 1-2007, f. & cert. ef. 2-1-07; Renumbered from 407-020-0010, OHP 1-2011, f. 1-26-11, cert. ef. 2-1-11; OHP 5-2011(Temp), f. 8-30-11, cert. ef. 9-1-11 thru 2-27-12; OHP 9-2011, f. 11-28-11, cert. ef. 12-1-11

Notes
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