OAR 409-050-0110

The following definitions apply to OAR 409-050-0100 (Purpose) to 409-050-0130 (Pain Management Education Program Requirements):
(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 (except for those listed under OAR 847-008-0075 (Mandatory Pain Management Education), 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;
(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; and
(j) Oregon Board of Optometry, which includes all licensed optometrists.
(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.
Last Updated

Jun. 8, 2021

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