Nevada Public Health and Safety
Sec. § 439.110
Chief Medical Officer: Devotion of time to official duties; cooperation with Nevada System of Higher Education; maintenance of clinical practice.


Except as otherwise provided in this section and NRS 284.143, the Chief Medical Officer shall devote his or her full time to the official duties of the Chief Medical Officer and shall not engage in any other business or occupation.


Notwithstanding the provisions of NRS 281.127, the Chief Medical Officer may cooperate with the Nevada System of Higher Education in the preparation and teaching of preservice professional workers in public health and in a program providing additional professional preparation for behavioral health workers and public health workers employed by the State of Nevada.


With the approval of the Director, the Chief Medical Officer may maintain a clinical practice that is not established through the University of Nevada in order to retain expertise and remain current in his or her specialized field.
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Feb. 5, 2021