Concerning the Colorado dental board's authority to promulgate rules implementing financial responsibility requirements for dental care providers.
2016 Regular Session
Health Care & Health Insurance
The act extends the authority of the board of dentistry by rule to allow for lesser financial responsibility standards for dental hygienists who perform dental services as employees of the United States government; render limited, or occasional, or no dental services; perform less than full-time active dental services because of administrative or other nonclinical duties or partial or complete retirement; or provide uncompensated dental care to patients but do not otherwise provide any compensated dental care to patients.
(Note: This summary applies to this bill as enacted.)