Law Amending The Patient And User Rights Law And Health And Care Law (The Right To Reside In Nursing Homes Or Similar Housing Specially Adapted For Services Of Beds

Original Language Title: Lov om endringer i pasient- og brukerrettighetsloven og helse- og omsorgstjenesteloven (rett til opphold i sykehjem eller tilsvarende bolig særskilt tilrettelagt for heldøgns tjenester

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Law amending the patient and user rights law and health and care law (the right to reside in nursing homes or similar housing specially adapted for of beds services - criteria and waiting lists)


Date LOV-2016-06-17-45


Ministry of Health and Care Services

Edited



Published in 2016 Booklet 8


Commencement King decides

Changes

LOV-1999-07-02-63, LOV-2011-06-24-30

Promulgated
17/06/2016

Short Title
changes to patient and user rights law and health and care law

Chapter Overview:

I
II
III

I

In Act 2 July 1999. 63 on patient and user rights is amended as follows:
New § 2.1 e should read:
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patient or user that with proper help can stay at home in anticipation of long-term stays in nursing homes or similar housing specially adapted for of beds services, but which meet the criteria for allocation of long-term stays for health and care Act § 3-2 a second paragraph, is entitled to a decision.
§ 2-7 second paragraph, new second sentence should read:
The same applies to decisions by health and care Act § 3-2 a.

II

In the Act of 24 June 2011 No.. 30 on municipal health and care etc. should new § 3-2 a read:
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King issues regulations on the criteria for awarding long-term stays in nursing homes or similar housing specially adapted for of beds services. These regulations shall also include patients and users will be best served by long-term stays, but the municipality assesses that the person with the proper help can stay at home in anticipation of long-term stays.
The municipality will make a decision on the criteria for the second paragraph are met. The municipality shall maintain waiting lists of patients and users waiting for long-term stays with the second paragraph.

III

Act applies when the King bestemmer.1 King may bring into force individual provisions at different times.