§ 135H.1 Definitions
§ 135H.2 Purpose
§ 135H.3 Nature of care
§ 135H.4 Licensure
§ 135H.5 Application for license
§ 135H.6 Inspection — conditions for issuance.
§ 135H.7 Personnel
§ 135H.8 Denial, suspension, or revocation of license
§ 135H.8A Provisional license
§ 135H.9 Notice and hearings
§ 135H.10 Rules
§ 135H.11 Complaints alleging violations — confidentiality.
§ 135H.12 Inspections upon complaints
§ 135H.13 Information confidential
§ 135H.14 Judicial review
§ 135H.15 Penalty
§ 135H.16 Injunction

Terms Used In Iowa Code > Chapter 135H

  • Child: includes child by adoption. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Department: means the department of inspections and appeals. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Direction: means authoritative policy or procedural guidance for the accomplishment of a function or an activity. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • following: when used by way of reference to a chapter or other part of a statute mean the next preceding or next following chapter or other part. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Licensee: means the holder of a license issued to operate a psychiatric medical institution for children. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Medical care plan: means a plan of care and services designed to eliminate the need for inpatient care by improving the condition of a child. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Mental health professional: means an individual who has all of the following qualifications:
  • Nursing care: means services which are provided under the direction of a physician or registered nurse. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • person: means individual, corporation, limited liability company, government or governmental subdivision or agency, business trust, estate, trust, partnership or association, or any other legal entity. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • Physician: means a person licensed under chapter 148. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • psychiatric institution: means an institution providing more than twenty-four hours of continuous care involving long-term psychiatric services to three or more children in residence for expected periods of fourteen or more days for diagnosis and evaluation or for expected periods of ninety days or more for treatment. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Psychiatric services: means services provided under the direction of a physician which address mental, emotional, medical, or behavioral problems. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Rehabilitative services: means services to encourage and assist restoration of a resident's optimum mental and physical capabilities. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Resident: means a person who is less than twenty-one years of age and has been admitted by a physician to a psychiatric medical institution for children. See Iowa Code 135H.1
  • Rule: includes "regulation". See Iowa Code 4.1
  • state: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories, and the words "United States" may include the said district and territories. See Iowa Code 4.1
  • year: means twelve consecutive months. See Iowa Code 4.1