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Title 10 MARYLAND DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH

Subtitle 07 HOSPITALS

Chapter 12 Health Care Facilities Within Correctional Institutions

Authority: Health-General Article, §§19-307, 19-308, 19-320, and 19-323, Annotated Code of Maryland

Preface

The nature of health care delivery within the correctional system is based upon referral procedures for handling inmate complaints. It is the purpose of these regulations to ensure that men and women confined in correctional institutions shall have adequate physical and psychological health care services available to them. The Department of Correction is charged with the responsibility of coordinating correctional services and health care services.