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55 Pa. Code § 1241.42. Ongoing responsibilities of providers.

§ 1241.42. Ongoing responsibilities of providers.

 In addition to the ongoing responsibilities of providers established in Chapter 1101 (relating to general provisions), screening providers shall be responsible for the following:

   (1)  If the screening provider is not licensed or equipped to render the necessary treatment or further diagnosis, the screening provider shall refer the individual to an appropriate enrolled practitioner or facility, or to the CAO for supportive help in locating an appropriate provider.

   (2)  Immunizations shall be updated and recorded during EPSDT screening. The physician’s records shall show as much immunization history as can be provided by the physician and the parents. Standard immunization guidelines, and amendments thereof, will be issued and published by the Department through a Class II Bulletin based on recommendations of recognized medical and dental organizations involved in child health care.


   The provisions of this §  1241.42 amended sections 403(a) and (b) and 443.3(1) and (2) of the Public Welfare Code (62 P. S. § §  403(a) and (b) and 443.3(1) and (2)).


   The provisions of this §  1241.42 adopted December 6, 1980, effective December 1, 1980, 10 Pa.B. 4611; amended May 25, 1990, effective May 26, 1990, 20 Pa.B. 2751. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (117504).

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