Current through Register Vol. 6, March 25, 2022

(1) A professional person with full mental health certification is qualified to:
(a) approve applications for voluntary admissions to mental health facilities;
(b) participate as a mental health professional person in involuntary commitments and recommitments to mental health facilities;
(c) concur in the emergency detention of a person believed to be seriously mentally ill;
(d) order the discharge of a patient during, or at the end of, the initial commitment period;
(e) request a court-ordered release to alternative treatment;
(f) request a conditional release from a mental health facility;
(g) request the readmission of a conditionally released patient;
(h) review and initial, within 24 hours, summaries of extraordinary incidents involving patients;
(i) supervise approved training programs and clinical competency evaluations; and
(j) perform all the privileges specified in ARM 37.91.407.
(2) Mental health facilities may impose stricter standards than those in ARM 37.91.401 when defining staff privileges.


Mont. Admin. R. 37.91.402
NEW, 1986 MAR p. 260, Eff. 2/28/86; AMD, 1992 MAR p. 1485, Eff. 7/17/92; TRANS, from DOC, 1998 MAR p. 2039; AMD, 2014 MAR p. 503, Eff. 3/14/14.

53-21-106, MCA; IMP, 53-21-106, MCA;

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