§ 36-448.51 Definitions
§ 36-448.52 Recovery care centers; licensure
§ 36-448.53 Recovery care centers; administration; bylaws; administrator; duties; notification
§ 36-448.54 Admission of patients
§ 36-448.55 Medical staff; requirements; nursing care

Terms Used In Arizona Laws > Title 36 > Chapter 4 > Article 9

  • Action: includes any matter or proceeding in a court, civil or criminal. See Arizona Laws 1-215
  • Department: means the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Direction: means authoritative policy or procedural guidance for the accomplishment of a function or activity. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Director: means the director of the department of health services. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Facilities: means buildings that are used by a health care institution for providing any of the types of services as defined in this chapter. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Governing authority: means the individual, agency, partners, group or corporation, appointed, elected or otherwise designated, in which the ultimate responsibility and authority for the conduct of the health care institution are vested. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Health care institution: means every place, institution, building or agency, whether organized for profit or not, that provides facilities with medical services, nursing services, behavioral health services, health screening services, other health-related services, supervisory care services, personal care services or directed care services and includes home health agencies as defined in section 36-151, outdoor behavioral health care programs and hospice service agencies. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Nursing services: means those services that pertain to the curative, restorative and preventive aspects of nursing care and that are performed at the direction of a physician by or under the supervision of a registered nurse licensed in this state. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Organized medical staff: means a formal organization of physicians, and dentists where appropriate, with the delegated authority and responsibility to maintain proper standards of medical care and to plan for continued betterment of that care. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Physician: means any person who is licensed pursuant to title 32, chapter 13 or 17. See Arizona Laws 36-401
  • Recovery care center: means a health care institution or subdivision of a health care institution that provides medical and nursing services limited to recovery care services. See Arizona Laws 36-448.51