Or. Admin. R. 309-033-0810 - Definitions

(1) "Administrator" means the chief of psychiatric services in a community hospital or the person in charge of treatment and rehabilitation programs at nonhospital facilities. "Administrator" has the same meaning as "director of the facility" as that term is defined in ORS 426.005. Whenever "administrator" appears it means the administrator or designee.
(2) "Assistant Administrator" means the Assistant Administrator of the Division.
(3) "Clinical record" means the record required by OAR 309-014-0035, General Standards for Delivery of Community Mental Health Services Elements, documenting the mental health services delivered to clients by a CMHP or subcontractor.
(4) "Community hospital" means any hospital that is not a state hospital.
(5) "Custody" means the prehearing physical retaining of a person taken into custody by:
(a) A peace officer pursuant to ORS 426.070, 426.228, 426.233;
(b) A peace officer at the direction of the director pursuant to ORS 426.233(1);
(c) A health care facility licensed under ORS Chapter 441 and approved by the Division, pursuant to ORS 426.231;
(d) A state hospital pursuant to ORS 426.180;
(e) A hospital pursuant to ORS 426.070 or 426.232; or
(f) A nonhospital facility pursuant to ORS 426.070 or 426.233.
(6) "Director" means the community mental health and developmental disabilities program director who has been authorized by the local mental health authority to direct the CMHP. "Director" also means a person who has been authorized by the director to act in the director's capacity for the purpose of this rule. In the case of the director ordering a peace officer to take a person into custody pursuant to ORS 426.233, the designee shall be a QMHP who is specifically authorized by the county governing body to order persons to be taken into custody.
(7) "Diversion" means the 14 day period of intensive treatment when a director and a psychiatrist certify a person as a mentally ill person pursuant to the provision of ORS 426.237.
(8) "Division" means the Addictions and Mental Health Division of the Oregon Health Authority.
(9) "Psychiatrist" means a physician licensed as provided pursuant to ORS 677.010 to 677.450 by the Board of Medical Examiners for the State of Oregon and who has completed an approved residency training program in psychiatry.
(10) "Psychologist" means a clinical psychologist licensed by the Oregon Board of Psychologist Examiners.


Or. Admin. R. 309-033-0810
MHD 6-1994, f. & cert. ef. 8-24-94; MHD 11-1998, f. 6-26-98, cert. ef. 7-1-98, Renumbered from 309-225-0010

Stat. Auth.: ORS 413.042, 426.005, 426.060, 426.110(2), 426.232 & 426.236

Stats. Implemented: ORS 426.241

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