Nevada Professions, Occupations and Businesses

Sec. § 630.2675
Inquiry into and documentation of veteran status of new adult patients by physician or physician assistant; provision of contact information for Department of Veterans Services.


A physician or physician assistant may:


Ask each new patient who is 18 years of age or older if he or she is a veteran and document the response in the medical record of the patient; and


Provide the contact information for the Department of Veterans Services to any such patient who indicates that he or she is a veteran.


The Board may ask each applicant for the renewal of a license as a physician assistant or a biennial registration pursuant to NRS 630.267 if the applicant performs the actions described in subsection 1. If such a question is asked, the Board must allow the applicant to refuse to answer.


As used in this section, “veteran” has the meaning ascribed to it in NRS 417.125.

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