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Standards FAQ Details


Provision of Care, Treatment, and Services (PC) (Critical Access Hospitals / Critical Access Hospitals)

Special Interventions (Behavioral Health Restraints & Seclusion)
Updated | April 22, 2015
Q. Is the use of a telemedicine link allowed for use by the LIP who conducts the in-person evaluations of an individual in restraint or seclusion?  

A. No. A telemedicine link does not fulfill the in-person requirement for the evaluation by an LIP of the individual in restraint or seclusion.