SUBCHAPTER 28E ‑ ADVANCE CARE DIRECTIVES FOR CLIENTS

 

SECTION .0100 ‑ RIGHT TO NATURAL DEATH

 

10A NCAC 28E .0101       SCOPE

These Rules set forth the right of an individual to control decisions relating to his medical care, including the right to a peaceful and natural death, as set forth in G.S. 90‑321.  These Rules apply to the Division's four psychiatric hospitals, the N.C. Special Care Center, the three Alcohol and Drug Abuse Treatment Centers, and the five Mental Retardation Centers, hereafter referred to as Division facilities.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 32A‑15; 90‑320; 143B‑147;

Eff. November 2, 1992.