Texas Administrative Code
Title 22 - EXAMINING BOARDS
Part 9 - TEXAS MEDICAL BOARD
Chapter 183 - ACUPUNCTURE
Section 183.22 - Language Requirements

Universal Citation: 22 TX Admin Code ยง 183.22

Current through Reg. 49, No. 12; March 22, 2024

(a) All medical records and prescriptions are to be written in English with the exception of acupuncture terms, including herbs, that are more frequently known by their Chinese or Pinyin translation, if appropriate.

(b) All written instructions to patients must be in English. If the patient does not speak English then the acupuncturist shall make reasonable efforts to translate to the patient's native language.

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