SubPart 69-6 - Testing of Newborns for Human Immunodeficiency Virus

Effective Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 1997
Doc Status: 
Complete
Statutory Authority: 
Public Health Law, section 2500-f

Section 69-6.1 - Approval of providers

69-6.1 Approval of providers.

Notwithstanding any other regulation, the Department may approve providers which have medically acceptable protocols to screen blood of newborns, or with consent, the mother's blood, for human immunodeficiency virus antibodies and to communicate the results of such screening tests to the mother or, if the mother lacks capacity to consent to health care for the newborn, to the person authorized by law to give such consent.

Effective Date: 
Saturday, February 1, 1997
Doc Status: 
Complete