Health Care Facilities

ORS 441.675
Certain evidentiary privileges inapplicable

In the case of abuse of a resident in a long term care facility, the privileges extended under ORS 40.225 (Rule 503. Lawyer-client privilege) to 40.295 (Rule 514. Effect on existing privileges) shall not be a ground for excluding evidence regarding the abuse of a resident, or the cause thereof, in any judicial proceeding resulting from a report made pursuant to ORS 441.640 (Report of suspected abuse of resident required). [1979 c.770 §10; 1983 c.740 §158; 1993 c.759 §12]
§§ 441.630 to 441.685

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Definition of patient abuse, (1980) Vol 40, p 381

Chapter 441

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Licensing and phantom beds, (1970) Vol 40, p 171; a hospital's employing a licensed physical therapist as unauthorized practice, (1975) Vol 37, p 963


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