.01 Scope.

A. This chapter governs the practice of perfusion.

B. Except as provided in §C or D of this regulation, on or after October 1, 2013, an individual shall be licensed by the Board before the individual may practice perfusion.

C. This chapter does not prohibit any student who is currently enrolled in an accredited educational program to qualify for a license as a perfusionist from performing any of the procedures described in this chapter as part of that programís clinical curriculum on perfusion.

D. This chapter does not prohibit an individual from practicing a health occupation that the individual is authorized to practice under Health Occupations Article, Annotated Code of Maryland.