Kan. Admin. Regs. § 28-4-603 - Responsibilities of medical care facility's administrator
Current through Register Vol. 40, No. 39, September 30, 2021
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28-4-603. Responsibilities of medical care facility's administrator. (a) Each medical care facility administrator shall be responsible for the following:
(1) Designating a hearing screening manager or coordinator to be responsible for overseeing the facility's hearing screening program and ensuring compliance with the applicable statutes and regulations;
(2) designating a physician to be responsible for overseeing the medical aspects of the facility's hearing screening program;
(3) designating an audiologist on staff or a consulting audiologist to be responsible for overseeing the audiologic aspects of the facility's hearing screening program, including screening, tracking, referral for evaluation, and personnel training; and
(4) budgeting for personnel, equipment, and supplies needed to carry out the program.
(b) If the medical care facility administrator determines that the facility is a sending agency as defined in K.A.R. 28-4-600, the administrator shall ensure that the results of the hearing screening are obtained from the receiving agency for the newborn's medical record. (Authorized by and implementing K.S.A. 65-1,157a; effective July 2, 2004.)