Section 680.1 - Definitions

Section 680.1 Definitions. For purposes of this Subchapter, unless the context indicates otherwise, the following term shall have the following meaning:

(a) "Central services facility rural health network" shall mean a rural health network organized pursuant to the not-for-profit corporation law and established pursuant to subdivision 14 of section 2801-a of the Public Health Law which provides or arranges for the provision of health care services pursuant to a network operational plan to residents of a rural area, which health care services shall include, at a minimum, comprehensive primary care; emergency care; outpatient and inpatient care. Such network may offer any medical and health related service approved for practice, licensure, or certification in accordance with state law and regulation for which it is able to provide appropriate technical and human resources, respond to community need, and assure quality in the delivery of services.
 

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, January 11, 1995
Doc Status: 
Complete