908 KAR 3:100. Policies and procedures of Eastern State Hospital.

 

      RELATES TO: KRS Chapters 202A, 202B, 210

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 194.050, 202A.191, 202B.060, 210.010, 210.040, 210.045, 210.055, 210.285, 42 C.F.R. 440-489, EO 2004-726

      NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: EO 2004-726, effective July 9, 2004, created the Cabinet for Health and Family Services and placed the Department for Mental Health and Mental Retardation within the cabinet. KRS 210.010 directs that the Secretary for the Cabinet for Health and Family Services shall adopt rules and administrative regulations which insure proper administration and enforcement of these chapters. These policies and procedures describe the treatment and care of patients at Eastern State Hospital.

 

      Section 1. Policies and procedures of Eastern State Hospital as set forth in Volume I, General Hospital Policies and Procedures, dated December 15, 1993; Volume II, Activity Therapy Services Policies and Procedures, dated November 15, 1991; Volume III, Admission Office Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume IV, Community Relations Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume V, Dental Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume VI, Medical Department Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume VII, Medical Records Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume VIII, Medical Services Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume IX, Pharmacy Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume X, Psychology Services Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; Volume XI, Hospital Security Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989; and Volume XII, Social Work Policies and Procedures, dated April 15, 1989 are incorporated by reference.

 

      Section 2. These policies and procedures are available for inspection and copy at the office of the Commissioner for Mental Health/Mental Retardation Services, Fourth Floor, Leestown Square, Fairoaks Lane, Frankfort, Kentucky 40601, and at the Facility Director's Office, Eastern State Hospital, 627 West Fourth Street, Lexington, Kentucky 40508. (15 Ky.R. 2358; eff. 6-21-89; Am. 16 Ky.R. 2611; eff. 6-27-90; 18 Ky.R. 550; eff. 10-6-91; 2064; eff. 2-7-92; 20 Ky.R. 2264; eff. 3-14-94.)