Mental Health

ORS 430.205
Definitions for ORS 430.205 and 430.210

As used in this section and ORS 430.210 (Rights of persons receiving mental health services):


“Facility” means any of the following that are licensed or certified by the Oregon Health Authority or that contract with the authority for the provision of services:


A health care facility as defined in ORS 442.015 (Definitions);


A domiciliary care facility as defined in ORS 443.205 (Definitions for ORS 443.215 and 443.225);


A residential facility as defined in ORS 443.400 (Definitions for ORS 443.400 to 443.455); or


An adult foster home as defined in ORS 443.705 (Definitions for ORS 443.705 to 443.825).


“Person” means an individual who has a mental illness and receives services from a program or facility.


“Program” means:


A community mental health program established under ORS 430.620 (Establishment of community mental health and developmental disabilities programs by one or more counties);


A public or private entity contracting with the authority under ORS 430.021 (Functions of Department of Human Services and Oregon Health Authority) to provide services; or


Any other provider that is paid directly or indirectly by the authority to provide services in the community.


“Services” means mental health services described in ORS 430.630 (Services to be provided by community mental health programs). [1993 c.96 §2; 2009 c.595 §470; 2011 c.720 §167; 2013 c.36 §26; 2019 c.236 §1]


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Jun. 26, 2021