The Board of Regents shall identify as a
mental health shortage area any geographic area that conforms to the definition
In addition to conforming to s.
, a written agreement between
the Board of Regents and a physician specializing in psychiatry shall require
that the physician enter into an agreement with the board or boards created
Stats., which operate in the mental health shortage area, to provide at least 8
hours of psychiatric care per week to clients of the board or boards. The Board
of Regents may waive this requirement on a year-to-year basis upon a showing in
writing by the physician that additional psychiatric services are not required
by the county in the mental health shortage area, that the s.
Stats., board is not able to provide for such services at their reasonable and
customary rate, or for other reasons approved by the Board of
Wis. Admin. Code Board of Regents of the University of Wisconsin System § UWS 23.03
Cr. Register, June, 1998,
No. 510, eff. 6-1-98; CR 01-157: am. Register June 2002 No. 558, eff. 7-1-02;
correction in (1), (2) made under s.
(b) 6, 7., Stats., Register October 2011 No.
2015 Wis. Act 330 s. 20: am. (1), (2)
April 2016 No. 724, eff.5/1/2016