Hospitals (Licensing and Conduct of Private Hospitals) Regulations 1987


11/Nov/1998 - Current (at 31 Dec 2005)
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    9. Information to be recorded

    A licence holder shall ensure that

    (a) a register of the patients in the private hospital to which the licence relates is kept and that there is recorded in that register in respect of each such patient

    (i) the date of his or her admission to that private hospital;

    (ii) his or her full names, date of birth, sex, home address and marital status;

    (iii) the name and address of the doctor or nurse under whose professional care that patient was immediately prior to his or her admission to that private hospital; and

    (iv) the date of his or her discharge from that private hospital or, in the event of his or her death at that private hospital, the date of that death;

    and

    (b) a record is maintained of the medical history of each patient in the private hospital to which the licence relates, in which record there is recorded

    (i) his or her condition on admission to that hospital;

    (ii) the diagnosis of his or her condition; and

    (iii) daily or at more frequent intervals, an account of the nursing care and medical treatment given to that patient.



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