TITLE 23
Health and Safety

CHAPTER 23-17.5
Rights of Nursing Home Patients

SECTION 23-17.5-16


§ 23-17.5-16 Married patient.

If married, patients shall be assured privacy for visits by the spouse; if both are inpatients in the facility, they may share a room unless medically contraindicated per written order of the physician and subject to the availability of accommodations within the facility.

History of Section.
(P.L. 1978, ch. 235, § 1.)