Emergency Law Inventory | Full Law Text

Law Number

S.C. Code Ann. 44-99-60

Summary Title

License Not Required Emergency Treatment of Insect Sting


A licensed physician, nurse, or other health care professional does not need to obtain a certification to provide emergency treatment for an individual suffering an allergic reaction to an insect sting.

Full Title

Licensed medical personnel need not be certified

Full Text

Licensed, registered, and certified physicians, nurses, and other such certified professionals are not required to obtain certification for the administration of emergency treatment to persons suffering a severe adverse reaction to an insect sting as prescribed in this chapter.