Professional assistance program definition

Professional assistance program or "program" means a program or activity relating to mental or behavioral health referral or treatment and to drug or alcohol abuse prevention, referral, treatment or rehabilitation, which is directly or indirectly assisted by a board or commission or other organization established under this title for the regulation of licensees or the Wyoming state bar or the Wyoming professional teaching standards board established under W.S. 21‑2‑801.

Examples of Professional assistance program in a sentence

Professional assistance program for nurses" means a professional assistance program that meets criteria established by the Board of Nursing and approved by the Secretary Director, which provides a non-disciplinary treatment approach for nurses licensed under this Act whose ability to practice is compromised by alcohol or chemical substance addiction.

As used in this section: (iii) "Professional assistance program" or "program" means a program or activity relating to mental or behavioral health referral or treatment and to drug or alcohol abuse prevention, referral, treatment or rehabilitation, which is directly or indirectly assisted by a board or commission or other organization established under this title for the regulation of licensees or the Wyoming state bar or the Wyoming professional teaching standards board established under W.S. 21-2-801.

Related to Professional assistance program

Medical Assistance Program means the medical assistance provided pursuant to Chapter 319v of the Connecticut General Statutes (CGS) and authorized by Title XIX of the Social Security Act. The program is also referred to as Medicaid.
Medical assistance means so much of the medical, mental health, preventive, supportive, palliative and remedial care and services as may be prescribed by the authority according to the standards established pursuant to ORS 414.065, including premium assistance and payments made for services provided under an insurance or other contractual arrangement and money paid directly to the recipient for the purchase of health services and for services described in ORS 414.710.
Dependent care assistance program or "DCAP" means a benefit plan whereby school employees may pay for certain employment related dependent care with pretax dollars as provided in the salary reduction plan under chapter 41.05 RCW pursuant to 26 U.S.C. Sec. 129 or other sections of the Internal Revenue Code.
Employee Assistance Program means an established program capable of providing expert assessment of employee personal concerns; confidential and timely identification services with regard to employee drug abuse; referrals of employees for appropriate diagnosis, treatment, and assistance; and follow-up services for employees who participate in the program or require monitoring after returning to work.
Personal assistance services means a range of services provided by one or more persons designed to assist an individual with a disability to perform daily living activities on or off the job that the individual would typically perform without assistance if the individual did not have a disability.
Technical assistance means any technical support related to repairs, development, manufacture, assembly, testing, maintenance, or any other technical service, and may take forms such as instruction, advice, training, transmission of working knowledge or skills or consulting services; including verbal forms of assistance;
Medication assistance means assistance rendered by a
Medical assistant means an unlicensed person who meets the
General Assistance means a service in which the End User dialing - 0 asks the OS operator for assistance. The operator will respond in accordance with OS methods and practices that are in effect at the time the End User makes an OS call where available and technically feasible.
Legal assistance means provision of legal advice, counseling and representation by an attorney or other person acting under the supervision of an attorney.
occasional assistance means any payment or provision made by a local authority, the Welsh Ministers or the Scottish Ministers for the purposes of—
Public assistance means Temporary Assistance for Needy Families (TANF); auxiliary grants to the aged, blind and disabled; medical assistance; energy assistance; food stamps; employment services; child care; and general relief.
Radiologist assistant means an individual who has met the requirements of the Board for licensure
Emergency medical services personnel means that term as defined in section 20904 of the public health code, 1978 PA 368, MCL 333.20904.
Substantial Assistance means stand-by assistance by another person without which you would not be able to safely and completely perform the ADL.
Directory Assistance Database refers to any subscriber record used by Sprint in its provision of live or automated operator-assisted directory assistance including but not limited to 411, 555-1212, NPA-555-1212.
Natural Resources Assistance Council means the natural resources assistance council created pursuant to Ohio Revised Code Section 164.21 as well as its members and officers.
Housing assistance means appropriate referrals by the department or other supervising agencies to federal, state, local, or private agencies or organizations, assistance with forms, applications, or financial subsidies or other monetary assistance for housing. For purposes of this chapter, "housing assistance" is not a remedial service or time-limited family reunification service as described in RCW 13.34.025(2).
Directory assistance means an ancillary service of providing:
Home health aide services means those tasks that are provided to a patient by a home health aide under the direction of a registered nurse or therapist.
Personal assistant means a person who provides personal assistance services.
Directory Assistance Service includes, but is not limited to, making available to callers, upon request, information contained in the Directory Assistance Database. Directory Assistance Service includes, where available, the option to complete the call at the caller's direction. "Directory Listings" or "Listings" are any information identifying the listed names of subscribers of a Telecommunications Carrier and such subscribers' telephone numbers, addresses, or primary advertising classifications (as such classifications are assigned at the time of the establishment of such service), or any combination of such listed names, numbers, addresses or classifications: (1) that the Telecommunications Carrier provides or uses for the purpose of publishing the Listings in any directory format; or (2) that the Telecommunications Carrier provides or uses in Directory Assistance Service, Directory Assistance List Service, or for other lawful purposes.
Dental assistant means any person who, under the supervision of a dentist, performs any extraoral services including infection control or the use of hazardous materials or performs any intraoral services on patients. The term “dental assistant” does not include persons otherwise actively licensed in Iowa to practice dental hygiene or nursing who are engaged in the practice of said profession.
Termination Assistance Services means (a) the Services being performed (and required under this Agreement to be performed) by Spansion as of the date of expiration or termination of this Agreement, to the extent AMD requests such Services during the applicable Termination Assistance Period; (b) Spansion’s cooperation with AMD, or another service provider designated by AMD in the transfer of the Services (or portion thereof, as applicable) to AMD or such other service provider in order to facilitate the smooth and orderly transition of the Services (or portion thereof, as applicable) to AMD or such other service provider; (c) Spansion developing, with the cooperation of AMD, and subject to the approval of AMD, a plan for the smooth and orderly transition of the performance of the Services (or portion thereof, as applicable) from Spansion to AMD or to a third party designated by AMD; (d) Spansion providing reasonable training for personnel of AMD or AMD’s designee in the performance of the Services then being transitioned to AMD; and (e) Spansion performing the other services, functions, and responsibilities described in Section 14.
Occupational therapy assistant means an individual who has met the requirements of the Board for
Medication-assisted treatment or "MAT" means the use of pharmacologic therapy, often in combination with counseling and behav- ioral therapies, for the treatment of substance use disorders.