Oregon Statutes - Chapter 677 - Regulation of Medicine, Podiatry and Acupuncture - Section 677.141 - Responsibilities; prohibited practices; confidentiality requirements.

(1) A physician issued a license under ORS 677.139 is subject to all the provisions of this chapter and to all the rules of the Oregon Medical Board. A physician issued a license under ORS 677.139 has the same duties and responsibilities and is subject to the same penalties and sanctions as any other physician licensed under this chapter.

(2) A physician issued a license under ORS 677.139 may not:

(a) Act as a dispensing physician as defined in ORS 677.010;

(b) Administer controlled substances for the treatment of intractable pain to a person located within this state;

(c) Employ a physician assistant as defined in ORS 677.495 to treat a person located within this state;

(d) Claim the tax deduction provided by ORS 316.076;

(e) Participate in the Rural Health Services Program under ORS 442.550 to 442.570; or

(f) Assert a lien for services under ORS 87.555.

(3) A physician licensed under ORS 677.139 shall comply with all patient confidentiality requirements of this state, except as those requirements are expressly prohibited by the law of any other state of the United States where a personís medical records are maintained. [1999 c.549 §§5,6]

Note: See note under 677.135.

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