Current through Register Vol.. 38, No. 17, April 11, 2022
A. A license to
operate a hospice program is issued to a person.
B. The State Health Commissioner shall issue
or renew a license to establish or operate a hospice program if the
commissioner finds that the hospice program is in compliance with the law and
C. A separate license
shall be required for hospice programs maintained at separate locations, even
though they are owned or are operated under the same management.
D. Every hospice program shall be designated
by an appropriate name. The name shall not be changed without first notifying
E. Licenses shall not be
transferred or assigned.
person establishing, conducting, maintaining, or operating a hospice program
without a license shall be guilty of a Class 1 misdemeanor according to §
32.1-27 of the Code of Virginia.
Admin. Code §
Derived from Virginia
Register Volume 21, Issue 23, eff. November 1, 2005; amended, Virginia Register
Volume 24, Issue 11, eff. March 5, 2008.
§§ 32.1-12 and 32.1-162.5 of the Code of