Health Professions Generally

ORS 676.120
Use of deceased licensee’s name

Notwithstanding ORS 676.110 (Use of title “doctor”) or 676.115 (Use of title “nurse”), upon the death of any person duly licensed by a health professional regulatory board, the executors of the estate or the heirs, assigns, associates or partners may retain the use of the decedent’s name, where it appears other than as a part of an assumed name, for no more than one year after the death of such person or until the estate is settled, whichever is sooner. [Amended by 1953 c.137 §2; 1983 c.769 §2; 1991 c.314 §5; 2009 c.142 §2; 2015 c.345 §3; 2017 c.101 §18]


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