2017 ORS 677.141¹
Responsibilities
  • prohibited practices
  • confidentiality requirements

(1) A physician issued a license under ORS 677.139 (License to practice medicine across state lines) 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 (License to practice medicine across state lines) 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 (License to practice medicine across state lines) may not:

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

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

(c) Provide written documentation for purposes of ORS 475B.797 (Registry identification cardholders);

(d) Employ a physician assistant as defined in ORS 677.495 (Definitions for ORS 677.495 to 677.535) to treat a person located within this state; or

(e) Assert a lien for services under ORS 87.555 (Hospitals, physicians, physician assistants and nurse practitioners as lien claimants).

(3) A physician licensed under ORS 677.139 (License to practice medicine across state lines) 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 person’s medical records are maintained. [1999 c.549 §§5,6; 2010 c.42 §14; 2013 c.176 §9; 2013 c.177 §8; 2015 c.829 §6; 2017 c.21 §§69,70]

Note: See note under 677.135 (“Practice of medicine across state lines” defined for ORS 677.135 to 677.141).

Chapter 677

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Extent of grandfather right under 1969 Act amending barbers law, (1972) Vol 36, p 23; licensing require­ments for hospital technicians employed by state correc­tional facilities, (1987) Vol 45, p 188

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 677—Regulation of Medicine, Podiatry and Acupuncture, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors677.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
2 Legislative Counsel Committee, Annotations to the Oregon Revised Stat­utes, Cumulative Supplement - 2017, Chapter 677, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ano677.­html (2017) (last ac­cessed Mar. 30, 2018).
 
3 OregonLaws.org assembles these lists by analyzing references between Sections. Each listed item refers back to the current Section in its own text. The result reveals relationships in the code that may not have otherwise been apparent.