§ 146.001 Definitions
§ 146.0255 Testing infants for controlled substances or controlled substance analogs
§ 146.0257 Evaluation of infants for fetal alcohol spectrum disorders
§ 146.085 Pay toilets prohibited
§ 146.15 Information
§ 146.16 Expenses
§ 146.17 Limitations
§ 146.22 Flushing devices for urinals
§ 146.25 Required implanting of microchip prohibited
§ 146.29 Access to toilet facility in retail establishment
§ 146.31 Blood or tissue transfer services
§ 146.33 Blood donors
§ 146.34 Donation of bone marrow by a minor
§ 146.343 Donation of newborn umbilical cord blood
§ 146.345 Sale of human organs prohibited
§ 146.348 Reimbursement in cancer clinical trial programs
§ 146.35 Female genital mutilation prohibited
§ 146.37 Health care services review; civil immunity
§ 146.38 Health care services review; confidentiality of information
§ 146.40 Instructional programs for nurse aides; reporting client abuse
§ 146.60 Notice of release of genetically engineered organisms into the environment
§ 146.615 Advanced practice clinician training grants
§ 146.616 Allied health professional education and training grants
§ 146.618 Treatment program grants
§ 146.62 Rural hospital loan program
§ 146.63 Grants to establish graduate medical training programs
§ 146.64 Grants to support graduate medical training programs
§ 146.65 Rural health dental clinics
§ 146.66 Low-income dental clinics
§ 146.68 Grant for colposcopies and other services
§ 146.71 Determination of death
§ 146.81 Health care records; definitions
§ 146.815 Contents of certain patient health care records
§ 146.816 Uses and disclosures of protected health information
§ 146.817 Preservation of fetal monitor tracings and microfilm copies
§ 146.819 Preservation or destruction of patient health care records
§ 146.82 Confidentiality of patient health care records
§ 146.83 Access to patient health care records
§ 146.835 Parents denied physical placement rights
§ 146.836 Applicability
§ 146.84 Violations related to patient health care records
§ 146.87 Federal registration numbers for prescribers of controlled substances
§ 146.89 Volunteer health care provider program
§ 146.903 Disclosures required of health care providers and hospitals
§ 146.905 Reduction in fees prohibited
§ 146.91 Long-term care insurance
§ 146.95 Patient visitation
§ 146.96 Uniform claim processing form
§ 146.997 Health care worker protection

Terms Used In Wisconsin Statutes > Chapter 146 - Miscellaneous health provisions

  • Affidavit: A written statement of facts confirmed by the oath of the party making it, before a notary or officer having authority to administer oaths.
  • Amortization: Paying off a loan by regular installments.
  • Appeal: A request made after a trial, asking another court (usually the court of appeals) to decide whether the trial was conducted properly. To make such a request is "to appeal" or "to take an appeal." One who appeals is called the appellant.
  • Beneficiary: A person who is entitled to receive the benefits or proceeds of a will, trust, insurance policy, retirement plan, annuity, or other contract. Source: OCC
  • Complaint: A written statement by the plaintiff stating the wrongs allegedly committed by the defendant.
  • Deed: The legal instrument used to transfer title in real property from one person to another.
  • Defendant: In a civil suit, the person complained against; in a criminal case, the person accused of the crime.
  • Department: means the department of health services. See Wisconsin Statutes 146.001
  • Electronic funds transfer: The transfer of money between accounts by consumer electronic systems-such as automated teller machines (ATMs) and electronic payment of bills-rather than by check or cash. (Wire transfers, checks, drafts, and paper instruments do not fall into this category.) Source: OCC
  • Fair market value: The price at which an asset would change hands in a transaction between a willing, informed buyer and a willing, informed seller.
  • Fiduciary: A trustee, executor, or administrator.
  • Garnishment: Generally, garnishment is a court proceeding in which a creditor asks a court to order a third party who owes money to the debtor or otherwise holds assets belonging to the debtor to turn over to the creditor any of the debtor
  • homestead: means the dwelling and so much of the land surrounding it as is reasonably necessary for use of the dwelling as a home, but not less than one-fourth acre, if available, and not exceeding 40 acres. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Intangible property: Property that has no intrinsic value, but is merely the evidence of value such as stock certificates, bonds, and promissory notes.
  • Litigation: A case, controversy, or lawsuit. Participants (plaintiffs and defendants) in lawsuits are called litigants.
  • Mortgage: The written agreement pledging property to a creditor as collateral for a loan.
  • Municipality: includes cities and villages; it may be construed to include towns. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Pleadings: Written statements of the parties in a civil case of their positions. In the federal courts, the principal pleadings are the complaint and the answer.
  • Police department: includes a department under…. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Quorum: The number of legislators that must be present to do business.
  • Real property: Land, and all immovable fixtures erected on, growing on, or affixed to the land.
  • real property: includes lands, tenements and hereditaments and all rights thereto and interests therein. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01
  • Restitution: The court-ordered payment of money by the defendant to the victim for damages caused by the criminal action.
  • Secretary: means the secretary of health services. See Wisconsin Statutes 146.001
  • Settlement: Parties to a lawsuit resolve their difference without having a trial. Settlements often involve the payment of compensation by one party in satisfaction of the other party's claims.
  • Statute of limitations: A law that sets the time within which parties must take action to enforce their rights.
  • Victim advocate: work with prosecutors and assist the victims of a crime.
  • Week: means 7 consecutive days. See Wisconsin Statutes 990.01