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28 Pa. Code § 117.55. Emergency contraception informational materials.

§ 117.55. Emergency contraception informational materials.

 (a)  A hospital that provides sexual assault emergency services shall ensure that each member of the hospital personnel that provides the services is furnished with written informational materials about emergency contraception developed by the Department under this section.

 (b)  The Department will prepare the written emergency contraception informational materials and make them available to hospitals in electronic format.


   The provisions of this §  117.55 amended under sections 102, 201(12), 801.1 and 803(2) of the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P. S. § §  448.102, 448.201(12), 448.801a and 448.803(2)); and under section 2102(a) and (g) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P. S. §  532(a) and (g)).


   The provisions of this §  117.55 adopted January 25, 2008, effective January 26,2008, 38 Pa.B. 573.

Cross References

   This section cited in 28 Pa. Code §  117.51 (relating to scope); and 28 Pa. Code §  117.58 (relating to exemption for hospitals providing limited emergency services).

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