Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 22, § 97700.17 - Direct Patient Care

"Direct patient care" means the provision of health care services directly to individuals being treated for, or suspected of having, physical or mental illnesses. Direct patient care includes preventive care. The first line supervision of direct patient care shall also be considered "direct patient care."


Cal. Code Regs. Tit. 22, § 97700.17

Note: Authority cited: Section 128360, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Sections 128345, 128350 and 128385, Health and Safety Code.

1. New section filed 5-24-90 as an emergency; operative 5-24-90 (Register 90, No. 27). Section remains in effect pursuant to Education Code section 69801unless amended or repealed by the Office of Statewide Health Planning and Development.
2. Change without regulatory effect amending Note filed 7-3-2017 pursuant to section 100, title 1, California Code of Regulations (Register 2017, No. 27).

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