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Terms Used In New York Laws > Agriculture & Markets > Article 21-B

  • adoptor: shall mean a person adopting and "adoptive child" or "adoptee" shall mean a person adopted. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-943
  • Adult: means any person who is eighteen years of age or older, or is the parent of a child, or has married. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Adult: means any person who is eighteen years of age or older, or is the parent of a child, or has married. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Adult: means any person who is eighteen years of age or older or has married. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • agent: means an adult to whom authority to make health care decisions is delegated under a health care proxy. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Attending nurse practitioner: means the nurse practitioner selected by or assigned to a patient in a hospital who has primary responsibility for the treatment and care of the patient. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Attending nurse practitioner: means a nurse practitioner, selected by or assigned to a patient pursuant to hospital policy, who has primary responsibility for the treatment and care of the patient. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Attending physician: means the physician selected by or assigned to a patient in a hospital who has primary responsibility for the treatment and care of the patient. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Attending physician: means the physician, selected by or assigned to a patient, who has primary responsibility for the treatment and care of the patient. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Attending physician: means a physician, selected by or assigned to a patient pursuant to hospital policy, who has primary responsibility for the treatment and care of the patient. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Authorized agency: shall mean an authorized agency as defined in the social services law and, for the purpose of this article, shall include such corporations incorporated or organized under the laws of this state as may be specifically authorized by their certificates of incorporation to receive children for purposes of adoption. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-943
  • Capacity: means the ability to understand and appreciate the nature and consequences of an order not to resuscitate, including the benefits and disadvantages of such an order, and to reach an informed decision regarding the order. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Capacity to make health care decisions: means the ability to understand and appreciate the nature and consequences of health care decisions, including the benefits and risks of and alternatives to any proposed health care, and to reach an informed decision. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation: means measures to restore cardiac function or to support ventilation in the event of a cardiac or respiratory arrest. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Cardiopulmonary resuscitation: means measures, as specified in regulations promulgated by the commissioner, to restore cardiac function or to support ventilation in the event of a cardiac or respiratory arrest. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Close friend: means any person, eighteen years of age or older, who is a close friend of the patient, or relative of the patient (other than a spouse, adult child, parent, brother or sister) who has maintained such regular contact with the patient as to be familiar with the patient's activities, health, and religious or moral beliefs and who presents a signed statement to that effect to the attending physician. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Close friend: means any person, eighteen years of age or older, who is a close friend of the patient, or a relative of the patient (other than a spouse, adult child, parent, brother or sister), who has maintained such regular contact with the patient as to be familiar with the patient's activities, health, and religious or moral beliefs, and who presents a signed statement to that effect to the attending physician. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Commissioner: means the commissioner of agriculture and markets. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 5-310
  • Decision-making capacity: means the ability to understand and appreciate the nature and consequences of proposed health care, including the benefits and risks of and alternatives to proposed health care, and to reach an informed decision. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Decisions regarding hospice care: means the decision to enroll or disenroll in hospice, and consent to the hospice plan of care and modifications to that plan. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Developmental disability: means a developmental disability as defined in subdivision twenty-two of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Developmental disability: means a developmental disability as defined in subdivision twenty-two of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Domestic partner: means a person who, with respect to another person:

    (a) is formally a party in a domestic partnership or similar relationship with the other person, entered into pursuant to the laws of the United States or of any state, local or foreign jurisdiction, or registered as the domestic partner of the other person with any registry maintained by the employer of either party or any state, municipality, or foreign jurisdiction; or

    (b) is formally recognized as a beneficiary or covered person under the other person's employment benefits or health insurance; or

    (c) is dependent or mutually interdependent on the other person for support, as evidenced by the totality of the circumstances indicating a mutual intent to be domestic partners including but not limited to: common ownership or joint leasing of real or personal property; common householding, shared income or shared expenses; children in common; signs of intent to marry or become domestic partners under paragraph (a) or (b) of this subdivision; or the length of the personal relationship of the persons. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501

  • Domestic partner: means a person who, with respect to another person:

    (a) is formally a party in a domestic partnership or similar relationship with the other person, entered into pursuant to the laws of the United States or of any state, local or foreign jurisdiction, or registered as the domestic partner of the other person with any registry maintained by the employer of either party or any state, municipality, or foreign jurisdiction; or

    (b) is formally recognized as a beneficiary or covered person under the other person's employment benefits or health insurance; or

    (c) is dependent or mutually interdependent on the other person for support, as evidenced by the totality of the circumstances indicating a mutual intent to be domestic partners including but not limited to: common ownership or joint leasing of real or personal property; common householding, shared income or shared expenses; children in common; signs of intent to marry or become domestic partners under paragraph (a) or (b) of this subdivision; or the length of the personal relationship of the persons. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626

  • Emancipated minor patient: means a minor patient who is the parent of a child, or who is sixteen years of age or older and living independently from his or her parents or guardian. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Ethics review committee: means the interdisciplinary committee established in accordance with the requirements of section twenty-nine hundred ninety-four-m of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • fees: as used in this chapter , shall include all percentages, commissions, compensations, poundages, perquisites, and emoluments of any nature which the sheriff or any of the sheriff's subordinates may receive by virtue of their office. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-514
  • General hospital: means a general hospital as defined in subdivision ten of section twenty-eight hundred one of this chapter excluding a ward, wing, unit or other part of a general hospital operated for the purpose of providing services for persons with mental illness pursuant to an operating certificate issued by the commissioner of mental health. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • guardian: means a health care guardian or a legal guardian of the person of a minor. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care: means any treatment, service, or procedure to diagnose or treat an individual's physical or mental condition. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care: means any treatment, service or procedure to diagnose or treat an individual's physical or mental condition. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Health care agent: means a health care agent designated by an adult pursuant to article twenty-nine-C of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care agent: means a health care agent of the patient designated pursuant to article twenty-nine-C of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Health care decision: means any decision to consent or refuse to consent to health care. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care decision: means any decision to consent or refuse to consent to health care. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Health care guardian: means an individual appointed by a court, pursuant to subdivision four of section twenty-nine hundred ninety-four-r of this article, as the guardian of a minor patient solely for the purpose of deciding about life-sustaining treatment pursuant to this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care provider: means an individual or facility licensed, certified, or otherwise authorized or permitted by law to administer health care in the ordinary course of business or professional practice. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Health care provider: means an individual or facility licensed, certified, or otherwise authorized or permitted by law to administer health care in the ordinary course of business or professional practice. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Health care proxy: means a document delegating the authority to make health care decisions, executed in accordance with the requirements of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Hospice: means a hospice as defined in article forty of this chapter, without regard to where the hospice care is provided. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Hospital: means a general hospital, a residential health care facility, or hospice. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Hospital: means a hospital as defined in subdivision ten of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Hospital: means a general hospital as defined in subdivision ten of section two thousand eight hundred one of this chapter and a residential health care facility as defined in subdivision three of section two thousand eight hundred one of this chapter, and a mental hygiene facility as defined in subdivision ten of this section and a hospice as defined in subdivision one of section four thousand two of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Hospitalization: means the period during which a person is a patient in, or a resident of, a hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Judge: shall mean a judge of the family court of any county in the state. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-943
  • Life-sustaining treatment: means any medical treatment or procedure without which the patient will die within a relatively short time, as determined by an attending physician to a reasonable degree of medical certainty. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Life-sustaining treatment: means any medical treatment or procedure without which the patient will die within a relatively short time, as determined by an attending physician to a reasonable degree of medical certainty. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Medically futile: means that cardiopulmonary resuscitation will be unsuccessful in restoring cardiac and respiratory function or that the patient will experience repeated arrest in a short time period before death occurs. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Mental hygiene facility: means a facility operated or licensed by the office of mental health or the office of mental retardation and developmental disabilities as defined in subdivision six of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Mental hygiene facility: means a residential facility, excluding family care homes, operated or licensed by the office of mental health or the office of mental retardation and developmental disabilities. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Mental illness: means a mental illness as defined in subdivision twenty of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Mental illness: means a mental illness as defined in subdivision twenty of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Mental illness: means a mental illness as defined in subdivision twenty of section 1. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Minor: means any person who is not an adult. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Minor: means any person who is not an adult. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Nurse practitioner: means a nurse practitioner certified pursuant to section sixty-nine hundred ten of the education law who is practicing in accordance with subdivision three of section sixty-nine hundred two of the education law. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Nurse practitioner: means a nurse practitioner certified pursuant to section sixty-nine hundred ten of the education law who is practicing in accordance with subdivision three of section sixty-nine hundred two of the education law. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Order not to resuscitate: means an order not to attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the event a patient suffers cardiac or respiratory arrest. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Order not to resuscitate: means an order not to attempt cardiopulmonary resuscitation in the event a patient suffers cardiac or respiratory arrest. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Parent: means a parent who has custody of the minor. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Patient: means a person admitted to a hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Patient: means a person admitted to a hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Person: means any person, firm, corporation, co-partnership, association, co-operative corporation or unincorporated co-operative association. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 5-310
  • Person connected with the case: means the patient, any person on the surrogate list, a parent or guardian of a minor patient, the hospital administrator, an attending physician, any other health or social services practitioner who is or has been directly involved in the patient's care, and any duly authorized state agency, including the facility director or regional director for a patient transferred from a mental hygiene facility and the facility director for a patient transferred from a correctional facility. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Principal: means a person who has executed a health care proxy. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Qualified psychiatrist: means , for the purposes of this article, a physician licensed to practice medicine in New York state who: (a) is a diplomate of the American Board of Psychiatry and Neurology or is eligible to be certified by that board; or (b) is certified by the

    American Osteopathic Board of Neurology and Psychiatry or is eligible to be certified by that board. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606

  • Reasonably available: means that a person to be contacted can be contacted with diligent efforts by an attending physician, another person acting on behalf of an attending physician, or the hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Reasonably available: means that a person to be contacted can be contacted with diligent efforts by an attending physician or another person acting on behalf of the attending physician or the hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Reasonably available: means that a person to be contacted can be contacted with diligent efforts by an attending physician or another person acting on behalf of the attending physician or the hospital. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-606
  • Residential health care facility: means a residential health care facility as defined in subdivision three of section twenty-eight hundred one of this chapter. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Surrogate: means the person selected to make a health care decision on behalf of a patient pursuant to section twenty-nine hundred ninety-four-d of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Surrogate: shall mean the surrogate of any county in the state and any other judicial officer while acting in the capacity of surrogate. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 27-943
  • Surrogate: means the person selected to make a decision regarding resuscitation on behalf of another person pursuant to section twenty-nine hundred sixty-five of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Surrogate list: means the list set forth in subdivision one of section twenty-nine hundred ninety-four-d of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-626
  • Surrogate list: means the list set forth in subdivision two of section twenty-nine hundred sixty-five of this article. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501
  • Terminal condition: means an illness or injury from which there is no recovery, and which reasonably can be expected to cause death within one year. See N.Y. New York City Administrative Code 7-501