SECTION .3200 ‑ SOCIAL SETTING DETOXIFICATION FOR SUBSTANCE ABUSE
10a NCAC 27g .3201 SCOPE
(a) Social setting detoxification is a 24-hour residential facility which provides social support and other non‑medical services to individuals who are experiencing physical withdrawal from alcohol and other drugs.
(b) Individuals receiving this service need a structured residential setting but are not in need of immediate medical services; however, back‑up physician services shall be available, if indicated.
(c) The facility is designed to assist individuals in the withdrawal process and to prepare them to enter a more extensive treatment and rehabilitation program.
History Note: Authority G.S. 122C‑26; 143B‑147;
Eff. May 1, 1996.