37.40.1463 HOME AND COMMUNITY-BASED SERVICES FOR ELDERLY AND PHYSICALLY DISABLED PERSONS: RESPIRATORY THERAPY, REQUIREMENTS
(1) Respiratory therapy is the provision of direct respiratory treatment, ongoing assessment of respiratory and medical conditions, equipment monitoring and upkeep, pulmonary education and respiratory rehabilitation.
(2) A certified respiratory therapy technician, as defined by the national board for respiratory care, may assist under the direct supervision of a registered respiratory therapist or physician who is responsible for and participates in the recipient's treatment program.
History: Sec. 53-2-201, 53-6-101, 53-6-113 and 53-6-402, MCA; IMP, Sec. 53-2-201, 53-6-101, 53-6-141 and 53-6-402, MCA; NEW, 1986 MAR p. 2094, Eff. 1/1/87; AMD, 1988 MAR p. 1268, Eff. 7/1/88; AMD, 1991 MAR p. 470, Eff. 12/14/90; TRANS & AMD, from SRS, 2000 MAR p. 2023, Eff. 7/28/00.