Nevada Revised Statutes Section 433B.150 - Mental Health

Physicians: Employment; qualifications; compensation; duties.

1. The Division shall employ such physicians within the various division facilities as are necessary for the operation of the facilities. The physicians must hold degrees of doctor of medicine from accredited medical schools and be licensed to practice medicine in Nevada.

2. Except as otherwise provided by law, the only compensation allowed such a physician is an annual salary, fixed in accordance with the pay plan adopted pursuant to the provisions of NRS 284.175.

3. The physicians shall perform such duties pertaining to the care and treatment of clients as may be required.

Last modified: February 27, 2006