Policies and Positions
The management of pain by New Mexico physicians is regulated by the Pain Relief Act, Sections 24-2D-1 through 24-2D-5, NMSA 1978, and Section 16.10.14 NMAC of the Board rules, adopted January 20, 2003. Anyone who has questions about pain management should review these documents.
LASERS & LIGHT ACTIVATED DEVICES FOR HAIR REMOVAL
New Mexico allows a non-physician to perform laser or light activated hair removal. However, these services to be performed under the supervision of a licensed physician. The rules require:
Complete information is provided in Part 16 NMAC 10.13 of the Rules.