10A NCAC 13B .3402 DEFINITIONS
The following definitions shall apply throughout this Section, unless context otherwise clearly indicates to the contrary:
(1) "Available" means provided directly by the facility or by written agreement with a qualified provider of the service within one hour driving time.
(2) "Critical Access Hospital" means a facility designated by the North Carolina Office of Research, Demonstrations and Rural Health Development in accordance with 42 CFR 485 Subpart F.
History Note: Authority G.S. 131E-79;
Eff. January 1, 1996;
Amended Eff. November 1, 2004;
Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. July 22, 2017.