PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS
Board of examiners--Appointment and terms of members--Vacancies.
Composition of board--Qualifications of members.
Lay members of board--Appointment and term of office.
Officers of board--Executive secretary--Seal.
Meetings of board.
Board continued within Department of Health--Records and reports.
Compensation and expenses of board members--Fees held in special fund--Bond--Payments from fund.
Equipment, supplies, and services for board--Expenses restricted to revenue.
Annual report to Governor.
Practice of medicine without a license, certificate, or permit as misdemeanor.
Corporation prohibited from practice of medicine or osteopathy.
Surgery constituting practice of medicine.
Use of title and other acts constituting practice of medicine.
Practitioners and officers exempt from chapter--Application to previously licensed
Application for license--Qualifications of licensee--Examination--Educational
Criminal background investigation of applicants for licensure and licensees under
Application of medical or osteopathic college for approval--Inspection.
List of approved colleges.
Hearing on refusal to approve college.
Information furnished by approved colleges.
Hearing on refusal to renew approval of college.
Hospitals recognized for internship--Inspection by board.
False or fraudulent diploma or affidavit as misdemeanor.
Return of fee on withdrawal of application or failure to examine.
Written examination required--Discrimination between systems of medicine
prohibited--Minimum grade--Reexamination--Fee--Preservation of grades.
Examination of applicant with dual MD-PhD degree.
Grant of license to practice--Type of practice stated on license.
License based on certificate from national board or another state--Fee.
Contents of application for license based on certificate from national board or another
jurisdiction--Consideration by board.
Temporary permits for supervised practice in state institution--Qualifications of
applicants--Duration and renewal.
Locum tenens certificate defined.
Petition and application for locum tenens certificate--Fee--Personal appearance
Issuance of locum tenens certificate by single member of board--Notice to other
members--Objections and cancellation.
Duration of locum tenens certificates--Privileges of certificate holder.
Resident license defined.
Issuance of resident license--Application--Fee.
Term of resident license.
to 36-4-20.11. Repealed.
Renewal of resident license.
Time for renewal.
Board access to premises where medicine practiced--Inspection of drug records and
inventories--Refusal as misdemeanor--Confidentiality.
Report of facility suspending or revoking licensee's privilege to practice medicine
Advertising and printed material to show type of practice for which licensed--Violation as misdemeanor.
Renewal of license--Form--Fee.
Forfeiture of license for failure to renew--Renewal on application.
Practice without license, certificate, or permit and renewal prohibited--Violation as
Immunity from liability for acts of members of professional committees or hospital
Hospital and society liability not affected by immunity.
Proceedings of peer review committees confidential and privileged--Availability to
physician subject of proceedings.
Patient records available to patient--Expert opinion as to care of patient--Restrictions
on use of expert testimony.
Violation of chapter as misdemeanor.
Grounds for refusal of license, resident license, or certificate.
Grounds for cancellation, revocation, suspension or limitation of license, resident
license, or certificate.
Summary suspension of license, resident license, or certificate--Hearing.
Acts considered unprofessional conduct--Criminal prosecution.
Proceedings for cancellation, revocation, or suspension of license, resident license,
to 36-4-31.3. Omitted.
Reissuance of canceled, suspended, or revoked license, resident license, or certificate.
Evidence in cancellation, revocation, suspension, or limitation proceedings
Application of contested case procedure.
Suspension of license, resident license, or certificate for mental incompetence.
Appeal from acts, rulings or decisions of Board of Examiners.
Injunction to restrain practice for statutory violation, unprofessional conduct, or
incompetence--Election of remedies.
Promulgation of rules by board.
Previously licensed physicians not affected.
Transfer of active patient records--Destruction--Notice.
Destruction of inactive patient records.
Practice of medicine or osteopathy by holder of permanent, unrestricted license.
Supervision and discipline of holder of permanent, unrestricted license to practice
medicine or osteopathy.
Practice of medicine or osteopathy in South Dakota while located outside of state.
Peer review committee defined.
Peer review activities defined.