433A.Sec. 7 - NEW

433A.Sec. 7. NEW

If a physician, physician assistant or advanced practice registered nurse determines that a person examined pursuant to NRS 433A.165 has a medical condition, other than a psychiatric condition, which requires immediate treatment but that the person is not in need of emergency services or care, the person may be admitted to:

1. A public or private mental health facility; or

2. A psychiatric hospital or a distinct unit of a hospital that provides acute long-term care to persons who are in a mental health crisis.

Added to NAC by R011-20A, eff. 8-26-2020

NRS 433.324, 433A.165, 439.200

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