30.013 Physician Standing Orders


Physician Standing Orders: Appropriate standing orders (written orders or protocols) which enable physicians to delegate performance of health care services to qualified allied health professionals in concert with the patient’s health and welfare are an integral part of good medical practice. These standing orders should be regularly reviewed and monitored for safe and effective application (Council on Medical Education, p 92, A-94; reaffirmed CME Rep. 4-A-04; reaffirmed CM-PDHCA Rep. 2-A-14).

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October 07, 2016