908 KAR 3:140. Policies and procedures of Western State Hospital ICF (intermediate care facility).

 

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

      STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 194,050, 202A.196, 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 regulations which insure proper administration and enforcement of these chapters.

 

      Section 1. Policies and procedures of Western State Hospital ICF as set forth in the April 15, 1989, edition of the Western State Hospital ICF policy manual consisting of one (1) volume relating to the operation of Western State Hospital ICF are incorporated by reference.

 

      Section 2. These policies and procedures are contained in one (1) volume with a total of 100 pages. They are available for inspection and copy at the office of the Commissioner of the Department of Mental Health/Mental Retardation Services, 275 East Main Street, Frankfort, Kentucky 40621, and at the office of the Director, Western State Hospital ICF, Hopkinsville, Kentucky. (15 Ky.R. 2361; eff. 6-21-89.)