§ 14-5D-01. Definitions
West's Annotated Code of MarylandHealth OccupationsEffective: October 1, 2020
Effective: October 1, 2020
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-5D-01
§ 14-5D-01. Definitions
(b) “Alternate supervising physician” means one or more physicians designated by the supervising physician to provide supervision of an athletic trainer:
(c) “Athletic individual” means an individual who participates in an athletic activity, a job function, or a job-related activity that requires physical strength, range of motion, flexibility, control, speed, stamina, or agility.
(e) “Committee” means the Athletic Trainer Advisory Committee established under § 14-5D-04 of this subtitle.
(f) “Evaluation and treatment protocol” means a document that is executed by a physician and an athletic trainer that meets the requirements of § 14-5D-11 of this subtitle.
(h) “Licensed athletic trainer” means an individual who is licensed by the Board to practice athletic training.
(i) “Licensed health care practitioner” means an individual licensed, certified, or otherwise authorized to practice a health occupation under this article.
(j) “National certifying board” means the National Athletic Trainers' Association Board of Certification, Inc., or its successor organization.
(k) “Nonsupervising physician” means a physician licensed by the Board who is not the supervising physician of the licensed athletic trainer.
(l) “Outside referral” means a request for treatment from a nonsupervising physician or licensed health care practitioner.
(m)(1) “Practice athletic training” means application of the following principles and methods for managing injuries for athletic individuals in good overall health under the supervision of a licensed physician:
(n) “Supervising physician” means a physician who has been approved by the Board to supervise one or more athletic trainers.
Added by Acts 2009, c. 529, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009; Acts 2009, c. 530, § 2, eff. Oct. 1, 2009. Amended by Acts 2012, c. 314, § 1, eff. May 2, 2012; Acts 2012, c. 315, § 1, eff. May 2, 2012; Acts 2020, c. 579, § 1, eff. Oct. 1, 2020.
MD Code, Health Occupations, § 14-5D-01, MD HEALTH OCCUP § 14-5D-01
Current through all legislation from the 2022 Regular Session of the General Assembly. Some statute sections may be more current, see credits for details.
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