Texas Administrative Code
|TITLE 22||EXAMINING BOARDS|
|PART 5||STATE BOARD OF DENTAL EXAMINERS|
|CHAPTER 108||PROFESSIONAL CONDUCT|
|SUBCHAPTER B||SANITATION AND INFECTION CONTROL|
The following words or terms, when used in Subchapter B, Sanitation and Infection Control, shall have the following meanings, unless the context clearly indicates otherwise. The definitions of the terms health care worker, exposure-prone, invasive-procedure, and universal precautions, as those terms are defined in the Texas Health and Safety Code, §85.202, as amended Acts 72nd Legislature, First Called Session, Section 36, Chapter 41 (1991), (hereinafter referenced as "THSC, §...") and guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control, ("CDC") as applied to the practice of dentistry, are incorporated herein by reference.
|Source Note: The provisions of this §108.23 adopted to be effective February 20, 2001, 26 TexReg 1494|