Okla. Admin. Code § 310:661-5-1 - Admission

(a) Admission to a hospice will be in accord with the Act.
(b) Hospice services will be available twenty-four (24) hours a day, seven (7) days a week.
(c) A hospice program will not impose the dictates of any value or belief system on its patients and their families.
(d) A hospice will coordinate its service with those of the patient's primary or attending physician, all hospice caregivers, and nursing facility staff if a patient resides in a nursing facility.
(e) The hospice team will be responsible for coordination and continuity between inpatient and home care aspects of care.


Okla. Admin. Code § 310:661-5-1
Added at 9 Ok Reg 1985, eff 6-11-92; Amended at 14 Ok Reg 2106, eff 4-7-97 (emergency); Amended at 14 Ok Reg 2269, eff 6-12-97
Amended by Oklahoma Register, Volume 39, Issue 24, September 1, 2022, eff. 9/11/2022

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