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Colorado Frequently Asked Aesthetic Legal Questions
The Colorado medical spa legal summary breaks down the laws governing non-invasive medical aesthetics in the state.
Medical spas were developed to offer certain>>Read More
Under Colorado law, general business entities>>Read More
If I’m not a doctor, can I employ a “medical director” to provide medical services for my medical spa?
If a non-professional business owned by non-physicians employs>>Read More
Non-physicians may >>Read More
Can a nurse, physician assistant or nurse practitioner take a commission for administering laser treatments or injectables like Botox?
Colorado law>>Read More
An unlicensed person or entity may>>Read More
Prescription drugs, and medical devices furnished by a physician or medical facility are>>Read More
Colorado law does not>>Read More
In Colorado, the use of a>>Read More
Colorado considers the injection of Botox to be>>Read More
In Colorado, physicians>>Read More
Registered nurses only>>Read More
A physician is required to>>Read More
What about nurse practitioners and physician assistants? Can they see new patients or must a physician do it?
The new patient examination may>>Read More
When is a physician-patient relationship needed? How is it established? Is a physician-patient relationship established by a consultation?
Physician-patient relationship is established when>>Read More
A medical spa is considered to be a>>Read More
Although Colorado has yet to>>Read More
Medical spas are>>Read More
HIPAA allows covered health care providers to>>Read More
If a patient posted a message or a review on a medical spa’s social media page, can and how should the medical spa respond?
When communicating on social media, a medical spa should>>Read More
While food, drugs, and medical devices are>>Read More
The term "medical director" implies>>Read More
Who can legally perform the following treatments: microneedling; lasers/light-emitting devices; dermaplaning; Coolsculpting; permanent makeup?
Colorado considers the use of>>Read More
Disclaimer: The information and answers contained in these frequently asked questions provide a general guide to certain laws that apply to "medical spas" in this particular state. The information on this site is for general reference only and accuracy cannot be guaranteed, as medical spa legalities and regulations change very frequently. This information is not intended to provide legal advice, and it should not be relied upon as legal advice. This information is not intended to create, and receipt of it does not constitute, an attorney-client relationship. Readers: You should not act upon this information without seeking knowledgeable legal counsel that takes the laws of your jurisdiction into account. All uses of the content of this site, other than personal uses, are prohibited.>
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