admitting privilege

admitting privilege

The right, by virtue of membership on a hospital’s medical staff, to admit private patients in a particular medical centre or hospital, and to render specific diagnostic or therapeutic services in that hospital.

admitting privilege

Managed care The right, by virtue of membership on a hospital's medical staff, to admit private Pts in a particular medical center or hospital, and to render specific diagnostic or therapeutic services in that hospital. See Staff privileges.
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In the specific circumstances of the cases described in this case series, physician admitting privilege laws did not appear to impact the ways in which abortion patients received hospital-based care.
In Texas, the district court found that at the time of passage of the state law imposing admitting privilege and ambulatory surgical center requirements on abortion, "abortion in Texas was extremely safe with particularly low rates of serious complications and virtually no deaths occurring on account of the procedure....
In June, the chilling impact of TRAP laws on the availability of safe and legal abortion care received widespread attention due to Texas State Senator Wendy Davis's (D) filibuster of a measure that contained numerous abortion-related provisions, including TRAP regulations, an admitting privilege requirement for providers and restrictions on the provision of medication abortion.
The authors note that the study may actually underestimate the distance women would have to travel, since three of the closest states to Louisiana Texas, Mississippi and Alabama also have passed admitting privilege laws and other restrictions that could close more abortion facilities.
Bentley (R) signed a bill that has admitting privilege requirements and rules that abortion clinics meet the same building specifications as those of ambulatory surgical centers.
Bentley (R) recently signed a bill that includes both admitting privilege requirements and rules that abortion clinics meet the same building specifications as those of ambulatory surgical centers.
At APHA's 143rd Annual Meeting and Exposition in November in Chicago, APHA's Governing Council concurred, approving a policy statement opposing admitting privilege requirements.
against the admitting privileges requirement, its decision focused on
Supreme Court blocked a Louisiana law requiring abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals Feb.
The justices said by a 5-4 vote late Thursday that they will not allow the state to put into effect a law that requires abortion providers to have admitting privileges at nearby hospitals.
The law, approved in 2014, would require doctors offering abortions to have admitting privileges at a hospital within 30 miles of where they operate.