employees of a service provider immediately shall refer any client who appears
to have been abused, neglected, or injured for medical evaluation by nursing
staff. If nursing staff is unavailable, the client shall be referred
immediately to a licensed physician.
B. If the nursing staff, during the course of
any medical evaluation, notes any injury to a client which is not clearly due
to an accidental cause, it shall arrange for the client to be seen immediately
by a licensed physician. The physician shall examine the client for signs of
neglect and abusive treatment and send a written report to the District Program
Manager within seven days.
Ariz. Admin. Code §
Adopted effective June
23, 1981 (Supp. 81-3). Amended effective September, 30, 1993, under an
exemption from A.R.S. Title 41, Chapter 6 (Supp. 93-3).