§ 154B.1 Definitions
§ 154B.2 Practice not authorized
§ 154B.3 Persons not required to qualify
§ 154B.4 Acts prohibited
§ 154B.5 Scope of chapter
§ 154B.6 Requirements for licensure — provisional license.
§ 154B.7 Health service provider in psychology
§ 154B.8 Voluntary surrender of license
§ 154B.9 Drugs — medicine.
§ 154B.10 Conditional prescription certificate
§ 154B.11 Prescription certificate
§ 154B.12 Prescribing practices
§ 154B.13 Board duties regarding prescription certificates and conditional prescription certificates
§ 154B.14 Requirements for prescription certificates — joint rules.

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 154B

  • Board: means the board of psychology created under chapter 147. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Collaborative practice agreement: means a written agreement between a prescribing psychologist and a licensed physician that establishes clinical protocols, practice guidelines, and care plans relevant to the scope of the collaborative practice. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Collaborative relationship: means a cooperative working relationship between a prescribing psychologist or a psychologist with a conditional prescription certificate and a licensed physician in the provision of patient care, including diagnosis and cooperation in the management and delivery of physical and mental health care. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Conditional prescription certificate: means a document issued by the board to a licensed psychologist that permits the holder to prescribe psychotropic medication under the supervision of a licensed physician pursuant to this chapter. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Physician: means a person licensed to practice medicine and surgery or osteopathic medicine and surgery in this state who is board-certified in family medicine, internal medicine, pediatrics, psychiatry, or another specialty who prescribes medications for the treatment of a mental disorder to patients in the normal course of the person's clinical medical practice pursuant to joint rules adopted by the board of psychology and the board of medicine. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Practice of psychology: means the application of established principles of learning, motivation, perception, thinking, and emotional relations to problems of behavior adjustment, group relations, and behavior modification, by persons trained in psychology for compensation or other personal gain. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Prescribing psychologist: means a licensed psychologist who holds a valid prescription certificate. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Prescription certificate: means a document issued by the board to a licensed psychologist that permits the holder to prescribe psychotropic medication pursuant to this chapter. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Psychotropic medication: means a medicine that shall not be dispensed or administered without a prescription and that has been explicitly approved by the federal food and drug administration for the treatment of a mental disorder, as defined by the most recent version of the diagnostic and statistical manual of mental disorders published by the American psychiatric association or the most recent version of the international classification of diseases. See Iowa Code 154B.1
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1