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TITLE 22EXAMINING BOARDS
PART 3TEXAS BOARD OF CHIROPRACTIC EXAMINERS
CHAPTER 78SCOPE OF PRACTICE
RULE §78.5Spinal Screenings

(a) The purpose of this section is to set forth the minimal standards for conducting out-of-facility spinal screenings. A licensee may offer a spinal screening outside of a registered facility only if they are in compliance with this section.

(b) At all out-of-facility spinal screenings:

  (1) the booth, site or location must prominently display the name of the sponsoring facility;

  (2) the sponsoring facility must have business cards with contact information readily available to the public;

  (3) the licensee must possess on their person the wallet size proof of licensure;

  (4) a licensee and/or clinic sponsoring a spinal screening is responsible for ensuring compliance with §77.2 of this title (relating to Publicity); and

  (5) a licensee may allow or direct any staff or employee to conduct a spinal screening upon ensuring compliance with §77.5 of this title (relating to Delegation of Authority), and maintaining proof of adequate training.

(c) Any person providing chiropractic services under this section shall wear on their person a readily visible identification tag that provides the name of the person and whether the person is licensed as a chiropractor under Chapter 201, Occupations Code.


Source Note: The provisions of this §78.5 adopted to be effective September 10, 2015, 40 TexReg 5788; transferred effective November 1, 2018, as published in the Texas Register October 19, 2018, 43 TexReg 6963

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