§ 5100.55. Notification of rights.

 Upon receipt of a person for treatment the facility shall advise the individual of his rights, and obtain when feasible a written acknowledgement by the person that his rights affecting their treatment were explained. In the event that conditions prevent such acknowledgement or understanding, the process of notification shall be recorded by the person designated and confirmed by a witness.

Cross References

   This section cited in 55 Pa. Code §  5100.4 (relating to scope); 55 Pa. Code §  5200.47 (relating to other applicable regulations); 55 Pa. Code §  5210.56 (relating to other applicable regulations); 55 Pa. Code §  5320.22 (relating to governing body); and 55 Pa. Code §  5320.45 (relating to staff orientation and training).



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