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10.64.02.00.htm 10.64.02.00. Title 10 MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH Subtitle 64 BOARD OF NURSING ― LICENSED DIRECT-ENTRY MIDWIVES Chapter 02 Code of Ethics for Licensed Direct-Entry Midwives Authority: Health Occupations Article, §8-205(a)1) and (2) and 8-6C-12(a)7) Annotated Code of Maryland
10.64.02.01.htm 10.64.02.01. 01 Definitions.. A. In this chapter, the following terms have the meanings indicated.. B. Terms Defined.. 1) “Abandonment” means:. a) The unilateral termination of the licensed direct-entry midwife-client relationship by the direct-entry midwife without reasonable notice;b) Failure of the licensed direct-entry midwife to:. i) Provide the client with a referral to an appropriate health care professional; or. ii) Make reasonable arrangements with an appropriate and qualified healthca
10.64.02.02.htm 10.64.02.02. 02 Ethical Responsibilities.. A. A licensed direct-entry midwife shall:. 1) Provide services with respect for human dignity and the uniqueness of a client unrestricted by consideration of social or economic status, religious affiliation, personal attributes, or the nature of health problems;2) Safeguard a client's right to privacy by maintaining confidentiality of information;. 3) Act to safeguard a client and the public if health care and safety are affected by the incompeten
10.64.02.03.htm 10.64.02.03. 03 Penalties.. Violation of this chapter may result in the Board taking disciplinary action against a licensee pursuant to Health Occupations Article, §8-6C-20, Annotated Code of Maryland.
10.64.02.9999.htm 10.64.02.9999. Administrative History Effective date: November 15, 2021 (48:23 Md. R. 981).
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