Codifying and consolidating acts
Each practitioner or other person authorized by the secretary to accept a voluntary nonopioid directive form for filing shall date and affix his signature to the form in the presence of the patient as evidence of acceptance and shall provide a signed copy of the form to the patient. "Licensing board." A Commonwealth board which licenses, registers or certifies a prescriber. For purposes of this definition, residential facilities shall be liberally construed to mean single family and multifamily facilities.
(b) Execution of form.--The following shall apply: (1) A patient may execute and file a voluntary nonopioid directive form with a practitioner or other authority authorized by the secretary to accept the voluntary nonopioid directive form for filing. L.233, No.64), known as The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act. "Shared residential MLTS service." The use of a multiline telephone system to provide service to residential facilities even if the service is not delineated for purposes of billing.
L.233, No.64), known as The Controlled Substance, Drug, Device and Cosmetic Act. "Multiline telephone system" or "MLTS." A system comprised of common control units, telephone sets, control hardware and software and adjunct systems used to support capabilities, including, but not limited to, network and premises-based systems such as Centrex, Vo IP, Hybrid and Key Telephone Systems and PBX as classified under 47 CFR § 68.162 (relating to requirements for telecommunication certification bodies), whether owned or leased by private individuals and businesses or by government agencies and nonprofit entities.
The following words and phrases when used in this chapter shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise: "Controlled substance." As defined in the act of April 14, 1972 (P. "Mobile telephone number" or "MTN." (Deleted by amendment).
The following words and phrases when used in this chapter shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise: "College." Any of the following: (1) A medical college. "Opioid." Any of the following: (1) A preparation or derivative of opium. "Licensing board." The term shall include the following: (1) The State Board of Medicine as set forth in the act of December 20, 1985 (P. Collection and disbursement of Vo IP 911 fee (Deleted by amendment). "Next generation 911 service." 911 service using, in whole or in part, next generation 911 technology. "Other emergency communications service provider." Entities covered by that term as defined in 47 U. For the purpose of the surcharge assessed on a Vo IP service subscriber, place of primary use is the Vo IP service subscriber's registered location on the date the Vo IP service subscriber is billed.
Unless otherwise noted, the provisions of Title 35 were added November 26, 1978, P. "Voluntary nonopioid directive." A written instruction form executed by a patient evidencing the named patient's request not to have a controlled substance containing an opioid offered, supplied, prescribed or otherwise administered to the named patient by a practitioner. (2) The voluntary nonopioid directive form developed by the department in accordance with paragraph (1) shall indicate to all prescribing practitioners and health care facilities that the named patient shall not be offered, prescribed, supplied with or otherwise administered a controlled substance containing an opioid. L.983, No.125, effective immediately, unless otherwise noted. "Bureau." The Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs. "Retail transaction." The purchase of prepaid wireless telecommunications service or a prepaid wireless device bundled with prepaid wireless telecommunications service from a seller for any purpose other than resale.(2) The patient executing and filing a voluntary nonopioid directive form with a practitioner shall sign and date the form in the presence of the practitioner, a designee of the practitioner or other person authorized by the secretary to accept a voluntary nonopioid directive form for filing. "Medical emergency." A situation which, in a prescriber's good faith professional judgment, creates an immediate threat of serious risk to the life or physical health of a minor. The term excludes an individual who is emancipated by: (1) marrying; (2) entering the armed forces of the United States; (3) being employed and self-sustaining; or (4) otherwise being independent from the care and control of the individual's parent, guardian or custodian. "Shared telecommunications services." The provision of telecommunications and information management services and equipment within a user group located in discrete private premises in building complexes, campuses or high-rise buildings by a commercial shared services provider or by a user association through privately owned subscriber premises equipment and associated data processing and information management services, including the provision of connections to the facilities of a local exchange carrier and to interexchange carriers.In the case of a patient who is unable to execute and file a voluntary nonopioid form, the patient may designate a duly authorized guardian or health care proxy to execute and file the form in accordance with paragraph (1). "Opioid." Any of the following: (1) A preparation or derivative of opium. Payment, collection and remittance of surcharge by providers of 911 communications services. Payment, collection and remittance of surcharge by sellers of prepaid wireless telecommunications service. Expenditures for nonrecurring costs, training, mobile communications equipment, maintenance and operation of 911 systems (Deleted by amendment). "Subscriber." A person who contracts with and is billed by a provider within this Commonwealth for a 911 communications service. "Telecommunications carrier." Any provider of telecommunications services as defined by the Telecommunications Act of 1996 (Public Law 104-104, 110 Stat. "Telecommunication device" or "device." Any equipment or item made or adapted for use by a subscriber or consumer to initiate, route or transmit 911 communications using a 911 communications service. "Temporary facility." A dormitory, hotel, motel, health care facility, long-term care facility, nursing home or other facility as determined by the agency that provides temporary occupancy to temporary residents and that is served by a multiline telephone system. L.2911, No.191), known as the Achieving Better Care by Monitoring All Prescriptions Program (ABC-MAP) Act. (a) Duty of department.-- (1) In consultation with a Statewide professional organization representing physicians licensed to practice medicine in all its branches, Statewide organizations representing nursing homes, registered professional nurses, emergency medical systems and a Statewide organization representing health care facilities, the department shall develop and publish a uniform voluntary nonopioid directive form which may be used by a patient to deny or refuse the administration or prescribing of a controlled substance containing an opioid by a practitioner. The following words and phrases when used in this chapter shall have the meanings given to them in this section unless the context clearly indicates otherwise: "Authorized adult." An adult who has a valid health care proxy to consent to the minor's medical treatment. "Regionalization of technology." The adoption of technology that increases the efficiency of a 911 system by allowing multiple PSAPs to use the same equipment or service. "System." The Achieving Better Care by Monitoring All Prescriptions Program electronic prescription monitoring system with a database component as established under the act of October 27, 2014 (P. "Regional ESi NET." An Internet Protocol-based system which consists of managed networks, shared applications and the ability to replicate emergency 911 features and functions.
"Secretary." The Secretary of Health of the Commonwealth. Powers and duties of agency (Deleted by amendment). "Regional." A geographic area that includes more than one county.