ORS 688.807¹
Exemptions for practice of polysomnography and respiratory care by licensed individuals

Notwithstanding ORS 688.805 (Exceptions to license requirements):

(1) ORS 688.800 (Definitions for ORS 688.800 to 688.840) to 688.840 (Immunity from civil liability) do not prohibit a respiratory care practitioner from practicing polysomnography in accordance with the prescription or verbal order of a physician or naturopathic physician and under the direction of a qualified medical director for respiratory care or for polysomnography.

(2) A polysomnographic technologist may not practice respiratory care without a license issued under ORS 688.815 (License to practice respiratory care), unless the act is within the scope of practice of a polysomnographic technologist. [2011 c.715 §9; 2017 c.356 §92]

1 Legislative Counsel Committee, CHAPTER 688—Ray Machine Operators; Hemodialysis Technicians; Athletic Trainers; Respiratory Therapists and Polysomnographic Technologists, https://­www.­oregonlegislature.­gov/­bills_laws/­ors/­ors688.­html (2019) (last ac­cessed May 16, 2020).
2 OregonLaws.org contains the con­tents of Volume 21 of the ORS, inserted along­side the per­tin­ent statutes. See the preface to the ORS An­no­ta­tions for more information.
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