HB12-1141 - Health Care Professionals Acudetox

Postponed Indefinitely
Concerning The Expansion Of The Scope Of Practice Of Additional Trained Health Care Professionals To Include Five-Point Auricular Acudetox.

Five-point auricular acudetox is acupuncture done on the ear that is often used to treat substance abuse, mental health, and behavioral health disorders. The bill allows mental health professionals and psychiatric technicians to perform five-point auricular acudetox if they have successfully completed the proper training.

Latest update: March 9, 2012
03/09/2012 House Committee on Appropriations Postpone Indefinitely
02/16/2012 House Committee on Health and Environment Refer Amended to Appropriations
01/20/2012 Introduced In House - Assigned to Health and Environment