Department of Health
State Board of Health
Regulations Governing Durable Do Not Resuscitate Orders [12 VAC 5 ‑ 66]
|Description||Establishes a program for complying with the wishes of persons who have chosen to have valid do-not-resuscitte orders.|
|Federal Authority||None entered|
|Exempt from APA||No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.|
|Text of Regulation||Link to Virginia Administrative Code|
|Goals of Regulation||
(i) Whether these regulations, amended in 1995, have addressed issues involved in administering a program designed to comply with the wishes of persons who have valid do not resuscitate (DNR) orders;
(ii) Whether these regulations clearly specify the requirements and expectations of EMS agencies and personnel when caring for persons who have valid DNR orders.
|Name / Title:||Joseph Hilbert / Director of Governmental and Regulatory Affairs|
109 Governor St.
Richmond, VA 23219
|Telephone:||(804)864-7001 FAX: (804)864-7022 TDD: ()-|