Nevada Witnesses and Evidence

Sec. § 49.117
“Review committee” defined.


As used in NRS 49.117 to 49.123, inclusive, unless the context otherwise requires, “review committee” means:

1.

An organized committee of:

(a)

A hospital;

(b)

An ambulatory surgical center;

(c)

A health maintenance organization;

(d)

An organization that provides emergency medical services pursuant to the provisions of chapter 450B of NRS;

(e)

A medical facility as defined in NRS 449.0151; or

(f)

An institution of the Nevada System of Higher Education or any of its affiliated organizations that provides a clinical program or practice related to the medical treatment or care of patients,
Ê which has the responsibility of evaluating and improving the quality of care rendered by the parent organization;

2.

A peer review committee of a medical or dental society; or

3.

A medical review committee of a county or district board of health that certifies, licenses or regulates providers of emergency medical services pursuant to the provisions of chapter 450B of NRS, but only when functioning as a peer review committee.
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