Section 52-10.1 - Definitions

Section 52-10.1 Definitions. As used in this Part.

(a) Bone marrowmeans the human tissue filling cavities of bone, consisting of fully mature and precursor hematopoietic cells intended for hematopoietic reconstitution.

(b) Hematopoietic progenitor cellsmeans human precursor hematopoietic cells derived from bone marrow, peripheral blood or other tissue sources.

(c) Hematopoietic progenitor cell bankmeans hematopoietic progenitor cell procurement service, hematopoietic progenitor cell processing facility, hematopoietic progenitor cell storage facility or hematopoietic progenitor cell transplantation facility.
(d) Bone marrow transplantation servicemeans a coordinated program of inpatient and outpatient care in a hospital approved by the commissioner as a provider of bone marrow transplantation services pursuant to section 709.8 of this Title. Such services may accept only stem cells collected in substantial compliance with the criteria established in this Part and Subpart 58-5 of thisTitle, except in documented emergencies.

(e Departmentmeans the New York State Department of Health.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, November 1, 2000
Doc Status: 
Complete