10A NCAC 28F .0903        APPOINTMENTS FOR ADMISSION

(a)  Arrival at an ARC without an appointment may result in admission being delayed because of lack of bed space.  However, if bed space is not available, ARC staff shall contact the appropriate area program or the closest emergency room in order to arrange for placement of the client until bed space is available.

(b)  Individuals transporting persons seeking admission to an ARC shall remain with the person until a determination has been made as to the availability of bed space.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 122C‑112; 122C‑181; 122C‑211; 143B‑147;

Eff. February 1, 1982;

Amended Eff. March 1, 1990.