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  • Print publication year: 2009
  • Online publication date: July 2009

19 - Electroconvulsive therapy hospital policy and quality assurance

from Part IV - Administrative perspectives

References

American Psychiatric Association (APA). 2001. The practice of electroconvulsive therapy: Recommendations for treatment, training and privileging. Washington, DC: APA.
(As laws and regulations are frequently being updated, I believe that the Web sites with the most up-to-date regulations are more appropriate than the specific volume used for these procedures).
California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 9 can be found at http://www.oal.ca.gov/index.html
California Code of Regulations (CCR), Title 17 can be found at http://www.oal.ca.gov/index.html
Up-to-date manuals for the Centers for Medicare and Medicaid Services can be found at http://www.cms.hhs.gov/
Up-to-date manuals for EMTALA regulations can be found at: http://www.emtala.com/
Up-to-date manuals for The Joint Commission regulations can be found at http://www.jcrinc.com/Welfare and Institutions Code (WIC) for California can be found at http://www.leginfo.ca.gov/cgi-bin/calawquery?codesection=wic&codebody=&hits=20