Section 756.1 - General Requirements

756.1 General requirements. When abortion services are provided, the operator shall ensure that:

(a) the center complies with the requirements set forth in section 755.3(b)-(d) and, if there are anesthesia services, section 755.4, and also complies with sections 755.6 through 755.8 of this Title;

(b) there is a documented plan and procedure for the transfer of patients to a nearby hospital when hospitalization is indicated. Such plans shall include arrangements for an ambulance service and, when appropriate, escort of the patient to the hospital by a clinical staff member of the abortion service; and (c) services are provided in accordance with current standards of professional practice.

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