MCL - Section 333.17107

PUBLIC HEALTH CODE (EXCERPT)
Act 368 of 1978


333.17107 Transfer of care to physician or hospital; protocol.

Sec. 17107.

    (1) At the inception of care, a midwife shall establish a protocol for transfer of care to a physician or to a hospital that is specific to that patient.
    (2) For purposes of subsection (1), the board shall identify or create a standard form, and recommend use of the standard form, to collect information on a patient whose care is transferred, either temporarily or permanently, to a hospital or a physician.
    (3) The board shall promulgate rules that require a midwife to report a patient's data to the MANA Statistical Registry maintained by the Midwives Alliance of North America, or a similar registry maintained by a successor organization approved by the board, unless the patient refuses to consent to the reporting of his or her data.


History: Add. 2016, Act 417, Eff. Apr. 4, 2017
Popular Name: Act 368