WVC 18 - 10 A- 15
§18-10A-15. Establishment of a central registry of traumatic head
injury; acute care facility required to report head
(a) The Center for Excellence in Disabilities shall maintain
a central registry of persons who sustain severe head injury other
than through disease, whether or not permanent disability results,
in order to facilitate the provision of appropriate services
through referral and collaboration with the division and other
state agencies for such persons.
(b) The current acute care facility shall report to the Center
for Excellence in Disabilities by the most expeditious means within
seven days after identification of any person sustaining such an
injury. The report shall contain the name and residence of the
person and the name of the current acute care facility.
Note: WV Code updated with legislation passed through the 2015 Regular Session
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