§11-72-20 Categorization of Emergency Facilities
A. All hospitals and specialized care facilities in the state that provide emergency medical services shall be categorized every
1-3 years, in order to identify the readiness and capability of each hospital within each county to provide definitive treatment
of consumers, especially those with serious or critical injuries or illnesses, and its capacity to provide emergency medical care.
B. The categorization of hospitals and specialized care facilities shall be based on the Guidelines for the Categorization of Hospital
Emergency Capabilities, 1971 developed by the American Medical Association Commission on EMS.
[Eff. AUG 12 1985] (Auth: §§321-226, 321-233) (Imp: HRS § 321-226)