Terms Used In Kansas Statutes 65-6b01

  • State: when applied to the different parts of the United States, includes the District of Columbia and the territories. See Kansas Statutes 77-201

As used in this act:

(a) “Physician” means a person licensed to practice medicine and surgery by the state board of healing arts.

(b) “Medical care facility” means the same as the meaning ascribed thereto in K.S.A. 65-425.

(c) “Health care facility” means a facility other than a medical care facility providing care for persons who are ill or infirm and includes adult care homes as such term is defined by K.S.A. 39-923.

(d) “Written informed request” means the request for the prescription of amygdalin (laetrile) and the form for such request established under K.S.A. 65-6b05.