In addition, because a professional nursing corporation can only act within the scope of the nursing field, ownership of a medical spa by an RN or LPN is prohibited by North Carolina law. Only doctors can own medical spas. While a physician assistant may own minority shares in a medical spa or serve as a minority partner with a doctor or doctors, other healthcare providers, such as nurse practitioners and non-medical professionals, cannot do so. States vary in who can start a consultation with or employ a doctor.
It is commonly referred to as corporate practice of medicine. This insurance will protect you and your employees against any claims of negligence in providing services in your medical or cosmetic clinic.