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§ 72305. Physician Services -Medical Director.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 22. Social Security
Division 5. Licensing and Certification of Health Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Clinics, and Referral Agencies
Chapter 3. Skilled Nursing Facilities
Article 3. Required Services (Refs & Annos)
22 CCR § 72305
§ 72305. Physician Services -Medical Director.
(a) The facility shall have a medical director who shall be responsible for standards, coordination, surveillance and planning for improvement of medical care in the facility.
(b) The medical director shall:
(1) Act as a liaison between administration and attending physicians.
(2) Be responsible for reviewing and evaluating administrative and patient care policies and procedures.
(3) Act as a consultant to the director of nursing service in matters relating to patient care services.
(4) Be responsible for reviewing employees' preemployment and annual health examination reports.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 208(a) and 1275, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Section 1276, Health and Safety Code.
This database is current through 11/13/20 Register 2020, No. 46
22 CCR § 72305, 22 CA ADC § 72305
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