34-12 REGULATION OF HOSPITALS AND RELATED INSTITUTIONS
CHAPTER 34-12

REGULATION OF HOSPITALS AND RELATED INSTITUTIONS

34-12-1      Repealed.
34-12-1.1      Definition of terms.
34-12-2      License required to operate institution.
34-12-2.1      Unlicensed institutions ineligible for state or federal funds.
34-12-3      Licensed child welfare agencies exempt from chapter.
34-12-4      Lodging establishments exempt from chapter.
34-12-5      Application for license--Contents--Issuance of license--Denial--Contesting the denial.
34-12-6      Amount of license fee--Disposition.
34-12-7      Department of Health authorized to issue licenses--Promulgation of rules.
34-12-8      Provisional licenses--Circumstances under which issued.
34-12-8.1      Probationary licenses--Circumstances under which issued--Issuance of regular license after inspection--Certain new admissions prohibited during probation.
34-12-9      License not transferable.
34-12-10      Repealed.
34-12-11      Repealed.
34-12-11.1      Disclosure of public reimbursement rates required of nursing homes and related institutions.
34-12-12      Lodging and food service laws not applicable to licensees.
34-12-13      Rules to protect patients' health and safety.
34-12-14      Application of regulations and standards to Christian Science institution.
34-12-15      Inmate records and statistics required of institutions--Copy to patient and certain other persons on request--Reproduction cost--No liability for compliance--Section not applicable to chemical dependency treatment facilities.
34-12-15.1      Handling of residents' funds by nursing homes--Definition of terms.
34-12-15.2      Residents' funds kept separate--Free from facility's liabilities.
34-12-15.3      Deposit in bank of residents' funds not kept at nursing facility--Public facility to deposit with state treasurer.
34-12-15.4      Repealed.
34-12-15.5      Surety bond required of nursing facilities handling large amounts of residents' funds--Amount of bond.
34-12-15.6      Records required on residents' funds--Form--Receipts kept.
34-12-15.7      Records of residents' funds available for audit.
34-12-15.8      Noncompliance as ground for revocation of administrator's license.
34-12-15.9      Surrender of funds on discharge of resident--Time allowed.
34-12-15.10      Escheat of unclaimed funds of deceased resident--Notice and transfer to state.
34-12-16      Annual inspection of licensed institutions--Exempt facilities--Refusal to allow inspection--Revocation proceedings.
34-12-17      Information received by department confidential--Disclosure.
34-12-18      Unlicensed operation as misdemeanor.
34-12-19      Grounds for suspension or revocation of license.
34-12-20      Procedure for suspension or revocation of license.
34-12-21      New license issued after suspension or revocation.
34-12-22      Appeal from department.
34-12-23, 34-12-24. Repealed.
34-12-25      Repealed.


34-12-26 to 34-12-28. Repealed.
34-12-29      Promulgation of rules regarding nurse aide registration.
34-12-30      Notice from nursing facility required when resident's trust account approaches resource limit in medical assistance program.
34-12-31      No charge against resident funds for services paid under medical assistance program.
34-12-32      Residential services for elderly or disabled persons--Registration--Forms and procedures--Violation as misdemeanor.
34-12-33      Inspection of elderly or disabled person residential care facility--Authorization--Scope of inspection.
34-12-34      Failure to register--Notice--Closure.
34-12-35      Repealed.
34-12-35.1      Repealed.
34-12-35.2      Repealed.
34-12-35.3      Repealed.
34-12-35.4      Number of beds in nursing facility.
34-12-35.5      Access critical nursing facilities.
34-12-35.6      Redistribution of existing nursing facility beds.
34-12-35.7      Annual consideration of need for additional nursing facility beds or new nursing facilities.
34-12-35.8      Proposals to address identified need for additional nursing facility beds or new nursing facilities--Promulgation of rules.
34-12-35.9      Authorization to increase number of nursing facility beds.
34-12-36      Repealed.
34-12-36.1      Repealed.
34-12-37      Limit on the number of assisted living center beds which may be changed to nursing facility beds in certain nursing facilities.
34-12-38      Interest of Department of Social Services in funds of deceased resident receiving medical assistance.
34-12-39      Repealed.
34-12-39.1      Repealed.
34-12-39.2      Limit on new nursing facilities.
34-12-39.3      Repealed.
34-12-39.4      New nursing facility as part of existing facility.
34-12-39.5      Authorization to construct new nursing facility.
34-12-40      Continuing care agreement defined.
34-12-41      Entrance fee defined.
34-12-42      Continuing care retirement community defined.
34-12-43      Agreements--Exemptions--Insurance.
34-12-44      Information to be provided.
34-12-45      Escrow of fees.
34-12-46      Construction--Fees.
34-12-47      Notification of escrow accounts.
34-12-48, 34-12-49. Repealed.
34-12-50      Court order for medical treatment of disabled adult under treatment by spiritual means.
34-12-51      Immunity from liability for reporting abuse, exploitation, or neglect of elder or adult with a disability.
34-12-52      Definition of terms.
34-12-53      Trauma care system and statewide trauma registry.
34-12-54      Promulgation of rules regarding trauma care system.
34-12-55      Each hospital to meet requirements of one designated level of trauma hospital.
34-12-56      Nursing facility construction on American Indian reservations.
34-12-57      Services of licensed birth center.
34-12-58      Location of birth center.
34-12-59      License required to operate birth center.
34-12-60      Facilities exempt from birth center license requirements.
34-12-61      Application for birth center license.
34-12-62      Promulgation of rules for birth centers.
34-12-63      Risk assessment system for birth centers.
34-12-64      Certain medical foster homes for veterans exempt from chapter.