NRS 635.098
Podiatry hygienists: Authorized activities

  • required knowledge.


Any podiatry hygienist in the employ and under the direction of a podiatric physician may:


Apply orthopedic padding.


Administer to patients by means of physiotherapeutic equipment.


Make up surgical packs.


Strap and cast for orthopedic appliances.


Take and develop X-rays.


Assist in foot surgery.


Administer oral medications.


The Board may require that every podiatry hygienist have a general knowledge of sterile techniques, aseptic maintenance of surgery rooms, emergency treatments, podiatric nomenclature and podiatric surgical procedure.

Source: Section 635.098 — Podiatry hygienists: Authorized activities; required knowledge., https://www.­leg.­state.­nv.­us/NRS/NRS-635.­html#NRS635Sec098.

Last Updated

Feb. 3, 2020

§ 635.098’s source at nv​.us