Administration of State Institutions

ORS 179.570
Powers and duties of board

  • report to legislature


The Oregon State Hospital Advisory Board established by ORS 179.560 (Members):

(1)

Shall periodically conduct a comprehensive review of federal and state laws concerning, and administrative rules, policies, procedures and protocols of the Oregon State Hospital related to, the safety, security and care of patients;

(2)

May make recommendations directly to the superintendent of the Oregon State Hospital, the Director of the Oregon Health Authority, the Legislative Assembly or interim committees of the Legislative Assembly concerning:

(a)

Federal and state laws concerning, and administrative rules, policies, procedures and protocols of the hospital related to, the safety, security and care of patients;

(b)

Performance measures related to the safety, security and care of patients;

(c)

Goals for improvement in the safety, security and care of patients of the hospital and improvements that are under way; and

(d)

Potential legislative proposals or budget packages related to the hospital; and

(3)

Shall report annually to an appropriate committee of the Legislative Assembly regarding the activities of the board. [2009 c.704 §3; 2011 c.720 §67]
Note: See note under 179.560 (Members).

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