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HOSPITALS

See also CLINICS; HOSPITAL DISTRICTS

Abortion reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Abortion

Employees, refusal to perform or assist, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.42

Performance not mandatory, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.414

Academic medical centers, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.691, 2019 62J.692

Access to data, medical records, Minn. Statutes 2019 147.161, 2019 256.01

Accounting and bookkeeping

Data collection, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.30

Accounting and bookkeeping

Accounting period

Changes, reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0112, 4650.0113

Defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Budget year, Minn. Rules 4650.0112

Accreditation

Hospital accreditation organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Medical education and research, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

Accreditation, see Taxes, fees, and assessments under this topic

Acute care hospitals

Adult rehabilitative mental health services, medical assistance, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0623

Discharge planning, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.586

Inpatient services, see Acute care hospital inpatient treatment under INPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

Patient transfers to nursing facilities, long-term care consultation services, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0911

Patients, ombudsman for long-term care, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.974 to 2019 256.9744

Additions to, capital improvements, county hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.07

Additions, working drawings and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Adjunct diagnostic and treatment facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Administration, procedures, on-site health care utilization review staff, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.10

Administrative staff, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.61

Administrators

Appointment and change by governing bodies, Minn. Rules 4640.0700

Facilities provided, Minn. Rules 4645.0600

Admissions certification (public assistance)

Appeals, Minn. Rules 9505.0545

Definitions, Minn. Rules 9505.0505

Exclusions, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Medical records, review, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Medically necessary, Minn. Rules 9505.0505, 9505.0530

Payments, adjustments, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Physicians, duties, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Procedures, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Qualified staff, Minn. Rules 9505.0515

Readmissions criteria, Minn. Rules 9505.0540

Reconsideration of decision, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Scope of rules, Minn. Rules 9505.0501

Admissions

Caregivers, designation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6522

Counties, human services recipients, preference, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.09

Discrimination, source individuals, bloodborne pathogens, discrimination prohibited, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7408

Emergency admissions, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.4885

Emergency commitments, see COMMITMENTS

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.04, 2019 256B.49

Admissions

Chest x-rays, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Costs, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Records, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Adult day care, generally, Minn. Rules 9555.9600 to 9555.9730

Adverse health care events, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.706 to 2019 144.7069

Advertising, costs, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Advertising

License requirements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Nonresidential programs (human services), human services licensing, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03

Residential programs (human services), human services licensing, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03

Affiliated clinics, reporting requirements, Minn. Rules 4650.0113, 4650.0138

Air conditioning, see AIR CONDITIONING

Air supply, Minn. Rules 4645.3200

Alcoholic beverages, permits, expiration dates, Minn. Rules 7515.0220

Ambulance services, prehospital care, reports received, Minn. Statutes 2019 144E.123

Anesthesia, administration and equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2500, 4640.2600

Annual reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Appeals

Delinquent license surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Electronic health record incentives program, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.495

Inpatient hospital payment system, administration reconsideration orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9685

Architectural drawings, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Arson, Minn. Statutes 2019 609.5631

Assessments, generally, see Taxes, fees, and assessments under this topic

Attorney fees, malpractice actions, defined as malpractice expenses, hospital and surgical reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Autoclaves, Minn. Rules 4640.2400, 4645.0900, 4645.3600

Automated drug counting and dispensing systems, Minn. Rules 6800.2600

Automated medication management systems, Minn. Rules 6800.3100

Autopsy rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Auxiliary heating, Minn. Rules 4645.3000

Auxiliary workers, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Average length of stay, records, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Babies, see Infants under this topic

Background checks, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057

Bad debts

Charity care, exclusion, Minn. Rules 4650.0115

Classification, Minn. Rules 4650.0117

Costs, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Basal metabolism rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Base hospitals (ambulance services), ambulance service license applications, Minn. Rules 4690.0200

Bassinets

Nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Obstetrical department, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Bathing facilities, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.0800

Batteries, independent power sources, Minn. Rules 4645.4300

Bed screens, patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Bedding, secondhand, Minn. Statutes 2019 325F.26, 2019 325F.27

Bedpan facilities, Minn. Rules 4640.1800, 4645.0800

Beds and bedding

Available beds, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1700, 4640.1800

Beds

Expansion, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.552, 2019 144.553

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.52, 2019 144.562, 2019 144.563

Benefits, resident salaries and benefits, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Beverages, sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 297A.67

Bill of rights, veterans facilities, complying with, Minn. Rules 9050.0030

Billing, rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Birth and death records

Duties regarding, see Institutions under BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS

Reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Birth centers, see BIRTH CENTERS

Births register, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Births to minor parents, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 257.33

Blood administration, supplies and equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2200, 4640.2600

Boarding of infants, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Boards of directors

Approvals by, medical records, disposition, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.30, 2019 145.32

Meetings, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.64

Municipal hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 368.01

Rural hospitals, see same under this topic

Boiler rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.1300, 4645.5400

Boilers, Minn. Rules 4645.2800, 4645.2900

Bonds (public debt), see Hospitals, refunding bonds under BONDS (PUBLIC DEBT)

Building Code compliance, Minn. Statutes 2019 326B.103, 2019 326B.106

Building conversions, Minn. Rules 4640.0600

Building permits, see BUILDING PERMITS

Business day, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Calls, nurses and emergency calls, Minn. Rules 4645.4400, 4645.5400

Cancer surveillance system, Minn. Rules 4606.3300 to 4606.3309

Capital improvements, county hospitals, additions to, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.07

Capitol area

Parking areas, spaces, number, Minn. Rules 2400.2820

Use districts, Minn. Rules 2400.2205

Carpentry shops, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Cats, pets in facilities, Minn. Rules 4638.0200

Ceilings, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2400

Certificates and certification

Births occurring in an institution, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.215

Critical access rural hospitals, facilities, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1483

Medical assistance, surveys, fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.122

Medicare, surveys, fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.122

Outpatient mental health programs, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.470, 2019 245.488

Certificates and certification, see Taxes, fees, and assessments under this topic

Chairs, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Charges, rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Charges, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.82, 2019 144.591

Charitable hospitals

Labor disputes, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35 to 2019 179.39

Unfair labor practices, Minn. Statutes 2019 179A.135

Charity care, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699

Charity care

Classification, Minn. Rules 4650.0115, 4650.0117

Exclusions, Minn. Rules 4650.0115

Policies, Minn. Rules 4650.0112, 4650.0115

Public funding for operations, exclusion, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Chemical dependency treatment programs

Generally, see CHEMICAL DEPENDENCY TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Licensing applicability, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.02, 2019 245A.03, 2019 245G.02

Chest x-rays, admissions of patients, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Child labor, Minn. Rules 5200.0920

Child welfare reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Children placement, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Children, see Infants under this topic

Chronic disease hospitals, Minn. Rules 4645.1700 to 4645.2400

Circuits, electrical systems, Minn. Rules 4645.4000

Cities, see CITY HOSPITALS

Claims

Human Services Department, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9655

Revenue recapture, priority, Minn. Statutes 2019 270A.10

Classification of property, property taxes, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.13

Classification, type of care provided, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.56

Classrooms-parent teaching rooms, obstetrical departments, Minn. Rules 4645.1100

Clean Indoor Air Act, see under SMOKING

Closings or curtailment of operations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.555

Commitments

Chemically dependent persons, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.698

Emergency commitments, see COMMITMENTS

Common towels, lavatories, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Community behavioral health hospitals, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 246.131

Community benefit, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699

Community care, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699

Community hospitals

Sole community hospitals as essential providers, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.19

Suspension of operations, nursing home beds, moratorium exception, converted hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 144A.071

Community programs, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Complaints of patients, Minn. Rules 4680.0100 to 4680.1300

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Compliance

Approved plans of construction, Minn. Rules 4645.5800

Rules, Minn. Rules 4640.0300

Consent, network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.74

Construction

Capital improvements, county hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.07

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

County appropriations, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.09

Inspections, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Moratorium, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551, 2019 376.08

New hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.552, 2019 144.553

Plans, submittal and fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.554

Radiation therapy facilities, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.5509

Remodeling, nursing home conversions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144A.073

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.56

Variances, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Construction

Chronic disease hospital facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.1700 to 4645.2400

Compliance with codes, ordinances and other rules, Minn. Rules 4645.0400

Conformance to rules, Minn. Rules 4645.0300

Defined, Minn. Rules 4645.0200

Dumbwaiters, Minn. Rules 4645.4800

Electrical system, Minn. Rules 4645.3900 to 4645.4400

Elevators, Minn. Rules 4645.4500 to 4645.4700, 4645.4900

General hospital facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0600 to 4645.1600

Hospitals less than fifty beds, application of rules, Minn. Rules 4645.0500

Kitchens, Minn. Rules 4645.5100

Laundries, Minn. Rules 4645.5200

Mechanical work, Minn. Rules 4645.2800 to 4645.3800

Plans and specifications, see same under this topic

Refrigeration, Minn. Rules 4645.3805

State Building Code, administration and enforcement, contracts, Minn. Rules 1302.0850

Structural work, Minn. Rules 4645.2500 to 4645.2700

Consulting

Intergovernmental transfer program, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.197

Public information and education programs, paternity, establishing, Minn. Statutes 2019 257.75

Consumer information, rate disclosure, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Contagious and infectious disease nursing units, Minn. Rules 4645.1400

Contagious or infectious diseases

Disinfection, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.12

Prevention, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.585, 2019 145A.07

Quarantine, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.12

Contested cases

Electronic health record incentives program, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.495

Health Care Cost Information Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.703

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.6535

Patient revenues, surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Variances or waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Contracts and agreements

Clinical medical education, training sites, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

EMT training programs, clinical sites, Minn. Statutes 2019 144E.285

Hospital authorities, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581

Inpatient hospital services, mental illness, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9693

Mental health services, interstate contracts, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.50

Municipal Contracting Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581

Network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.735, 2019 62Q.74

Organ procurement organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 525A.15

Outpatient mental health services, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.470, 2019 245.488

Prepaid health plans, see Contracts and agreements under PREPAID HEALTH PLANS

Summer health care internship program, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1464

Transfer agreements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.606

Controlled substances, possession, Minn. Statutes 2019 152.12

Conversion of nonhospital buildings, Minn. Rules 4640.0600

Coordination, blood lead analysis reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.9502

Corridors, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2400

Costs

Nonoperating expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Operating expenses, see same under this topic

Patients, costs to, rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

County hospitals, see COUNTY HOSPITALS

Crime victims reparations, ineligibility, Minn. Statutes 2019 611A.53

Crime victims, hospital expenses, payment, Minn. Rules 3050.3700

Critical access hospitals

Ambulance service primary service areas, paramedic education programs, Minn. Statutes 2019 144E.285

Construction, moratorium, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551

Medical assistance, payments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969, 2019 256B.75

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Workers' compensation treatment, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.1362

Critical area hospitals, workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.136

Crowded conditions, alleviation, Minn. Rules 4640.0500

Curtains, cubicle curtains, patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Data collection

Rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Services and utilization, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Trauma, registry, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6071

Data

Access to medical records, Minn. Statutes 2019 147.161, 2019 256.01

Birth defects, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.2216

Compilation, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Directory information, Minn. Statutes 2019 13.384

Hospital authorities, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581

Medical records, see same under this topic

Rural hospital planning and transition grants, classification, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Submission to hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.702

Trauma patients, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.605, 2019 144.6071

Data

Health care quality measures, see Health care quality measures under HEALTH CARE

Hospital voluntary, nonprofit reporting organizations, reporting, processing, and transmission, Minn. Rules 4650.0156, 4650.0158

Dead bodies, duties regarding, searches for anatomical gift information, Minn. Statutes 2019 525A.11, 2019 525A.12

Dead loads, Minn. Rules 4645.2500

Deaths register, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Deaths, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Debt collection, compliance with federal law, Minn. Statutes 2019 604.175

Definitions

Abortion regulation, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.411

Bloodborne pathogens, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7401

Caregivers, designation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6522

Clean Indoor Air Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.413

Commitment and Treatment Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 253B.02

Early hearing detection and intervention programs (EHDI), Minn. Statutes 2019 144.966

Hazardous chemical emergencies, planning and response, Minn. Statutes 2019 299K.01

Health and accident insurance, Minn. Statutes 2019 62A.63

Health Care Cost Information Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.696, 2019 144.699

Health care directives, Minn. Statutes 2019 145C.01

Health care information, review organization, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.61

Health law, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50, 2019 144.551

Health maintenance organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 62D.02

Health plan companies, network shadow contracting, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.74

Hospital No Strike and Arbitration Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35

Interconnected electronic health records, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.3345

Living Will Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 145B.02

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 514.980

Ombudsman for long-term care, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9741

Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.70

Public Employees Retirement Association, Minn. Statutes 2019 353.01

Registration of supplemental nursing services agencies, Minn. Statutes 2019 144A.70

Rural hospital planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Supplemental Aid Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 256D.35

Surplus property, Minn. Statutes 2019 16B.2975

Tuberculosis Health Threat Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.4803

Unemployment Insurance Law, Minn. Statutes 2019 268.035

Utilization Review Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.02

Vulnerable adult maltreatment, Minn. Statutes 2019 609.232

Workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.136

Definitions

Clean indoor air, Minn. Rules 4620.0100

Comprehensive health insurance plans, Minn. Rules 2740.0100

Construction (structures) approvals, Minn. Rules 1302.0400

Home care and hospice service, Minn. Rules 4664.0003

Hospital and surgical center reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Licensing and operation, Minn. Rules 4640.0100

Delayed construction, Minn. Rules 4645.5900

Delivery rooms

Obstetrical department, Minn. Rules 4645.1100

Size, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Dental services, exemptions and exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 150A.05

Design and construction, conformance to rules, Minn. Rules 4645.0300

Design

Dumbwaiters, Minn. Rules 4645.4800

Electrical system, Minn. Rules 4645.3900 to 4645.4400

Elevators, Minn. Rules 4645.4500 to 4645.4700, 4645.4900

Mechanical work, Minn. Rules 4645.2800 to 4645.3800

Plans and specifications, see same under this topic

Refrigeration, Minn. Rules 4645.3805

Structural work, Minn. Rules 4645.2500 to 4645.2700

Diagnostic and treatment facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Dietary departments

Definitions, food code, Minn. Rules 4626.0020

Equipment, Minn. Rules 4645.5100

Food establishments, Minn. Rules 4626.0020

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.2800 to 4640.3200, 4645.1300

Dietitians, supervision of dietary departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2800

Dining rooms, employees, Minn. Rules 4640.2800, 4645.1300

Directory information, Minn. Statutes 2019 13.384

Discharge of patients

Caregivers, discharge plan and aftercare, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6522

Children with chronic or high-cost medical conditions, discharge plan and aftercare, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.586

Community medical response emergency medical technicians, services, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Long-term care consultation services, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0911

Planning, health care utilization review, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.02, 2019 62M.04, 2019 62M.05, 2019 62M.08

Postacute care planning, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.586

Discharge records, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Disclosure

Birth defect records or reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.2216

Charges, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.82, 2019 144.591

Costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Directory information, Minn. Statutes 2019 13.384

Facility fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.824

Inspections, confidential or privileged information, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.58

Prescription drugs, prices, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.321

Rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Discrimination, admissions, source individuals, bloodborne pathogens, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7402, 2019 144.7408

Disease reporting requirements, Minn. Rules 4605.7030

Dishwashing facilities, Minn. Rules 4640.2800, 4640.2900, 4645.5100

Disinfection

Community health boards, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2019 145A.07

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.12

Dogs, pets in facilities, Minn. Rules 4638.0200

Doors, automatic closing devices, Minn. Statutes 2019 326B.106

Doors

Construction requirements, Minn. Rules 4645.2400

Screens, Minn. Rules 4640.3400

Drainage, Minn. Rules 4645.3500, 4645.5400

Drugs and medicine, medicinal alcohol or ethyl alcohol purchases, permits, Minn. Rules 7515.0220

Drugs and medicine

Controlled substances, possession, Minn. Statutes 2019 152.12

Legend drugs, possession, sale, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.37

Prescription drugs, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.321, 2019 151.441

Use, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.26

Dumbwaiters, Minn. Rules 4645.4800, 4645.5400

Early hearing detection and intervention programs (EHDI)

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.966

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Educational programs, special education, approval, Minn. Statutes 2019 125A.515

Electrical drawings, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Electrical systems, Minn. Rules 4645.3900 to 4645.4400

Electrocardiography rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Electronic health records system, see under MEDICAL RECORDS

Electrotherapy facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Elevators

Dumbwaiters, escalators, and moving walks

Cabs, Minn. Rules 4645.4600

Cars, number, Minn. Rules 4645.4500

Controls, Minn. Rules 4645.4700

Dumbwaiter cabs, Minn. Rules 4645.4800

Tests, Minn. Rules 4645.0900

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Emergency admissions, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.4885

Emergency calls

Medical staff availability, Minn. Rules 4640.0800

Nurses' call, Minn. Rules 4645.4400

Patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Emergency electrical systems, Minn. Rules 4645.4300

Emergency lighting, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.5400

Emergency response organizations, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 299K.01

Emergency rooms

Chemical use assessments, Minn. Statutes 2019 254A.19

In-reach community-based service coordination, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Nonemergency visits, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0631

Sexual assault victims

Emergency care, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.4711 to 2019 145.4713

Examination kit handling, Minn. Statutes 2019 299C.106

Emergency rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.1000

Emergency services

Admissions, see same under this topic

Generally, see EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Emesis basins, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Employees

Abortions, refusal to perform or assist, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.42

Administrative staff, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.61

Background checks, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057

Charitable hospitals, strikes, unlawful, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.36

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35

Demotion, defined as adverse action, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9742

Discharge from employment, misconduct, unemployment insurance, ineligibility, Minn. Statutes 2019 268.095

Disqualification, background checks, effect, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057

Emergency room staff, Minn. Statutes 2019 253B.02, 2019 609.2231

Essential employees, defined, Minn. Statutes 2019 179A.03

Hygiene, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.585

Infection control officers, tuberculosis, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.4804

Labor disputes, arbitration, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35 to 2019 179.39

Liability, see same under this topic

Local government-owned clinics, salary limit exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 43A.17

Retirement

Essential employees, see LOCAL GOVERNMENT CORRECTIONAL SERVICE RETIREMENT PLAN

Public employees police and fire fund, coverage restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2019 353.01

Public Employees Retirement Association, coverage restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2019 353.01

Staffing plans, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7055

Summer health care interns, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1464

Violence against, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.566

Employees

Facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Full-time equivalent employees (FTE), see same under this topic

Full-time equivalent residents, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Laboratory employees, Minn. Rules 4640.1500

Medical records custodians, Minn. Rules 4640.1000

Medical staff, Minn. Rules 4640.0800

Nurses, see NURSES

Personnel, licensing requirements, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Physicians and surgeons

Full-time equivalent residents, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Generally, see PHYSICIANS AND SURGEONS

X-ray employees, Minn. Rules 4640.1600

Enforcement of law, hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Engineers facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Epileptic persons institutions, hospital sections, compliance with rules, Minn. Rules 4640.4300

Equipment and supplies, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Equipment and supplies

Construction, Minn. Rules 4645.0200 to 4645.6000

Costs, see Operating expenses under this topic

Patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Examination and workrooms, nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Exercise facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Exhaust ventilation, Minn. Rules 4645.3200

Expansion, alleviation of overcrowding, Minn. Rules 4640.0500

Expansion, planning and review, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.552, 2019 144.553

Expenses, see Costs under this topic

Facilities, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7401

Fairview Hospital and health care services, see INPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

Family planning services, grants for, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.925

Federal regulations

Incorporation by reference, Minn. Rules 4650.0104

Reports, compliance, Minn. Rules 4650.0111, 4650.0112

Federally qualified health centers, see under CLINICS

Feeders, electrical systems, Minn. Rules 4645.4000

Fees

Facility fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.824

Generally, see Rates under this topic

Hospital charge information website, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.82

Fetal remains, disposition, see Disposition under FETAL REMAINS

Filing with, indigent persons, examination before hospitalization, reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 261.22

Film-viewing boxes, operating rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.4200

Final working drawings and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Financial assistance policies, nonprofit hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 604.175

Financial, services, and utilization reports

Affiliates, Minn. Rules 4650.0113, 4650.0138

Aggregate reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0139

Alternative practices, Minn. Rules 4650.0139

Amended reports, Minn. Rules 4650.0141

Audited annual financial statements, Minn. Rules 4650.0110

Bad debts, Minn. Rules 4650.0115, 4650.0117

Charity care, Minn. Rules 4650.0115, 4650.0117

Compliance violations, fines, Minn. Rules 4650.0173, 4650.0174

Definitions, Minn. Rules 4650.0102, 4650.0150

Errors and corrections, Minn. Rules 4650.0150

Federal regulations, Minn. Rules 4650.0111, 4650.0112

Fees, Minn. Rules 4650.0158, 4650.0166, 4650.0167

Forms, Minn. Rules 4650.0130

Health Department, powers, Minn. Rules 4650.0141

Hospital voluntary, nonprofit reporting organizations, Minn. Rules 4650.0130, 4650.0150, 4650.0154 to 4650.0160

Inspections, Minn. Rules 4650.0158

Multiple facilities operated by one organization, Minn. Rules 4650.0138

Reporting costs, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Reporting year, Minn. Rules 4650.0112

Requirements, Minn. Rules 4650.0104, 4650.0111 to 4650.0115

Review, Minn. Rules 4650.0150

Scope of rules, Minn. Rules 4650.0104

Submitting, Minn. Rules 4650.0130, 4650.0150, 4650.0158

Variances, Minn. Rules 4650.0139

Fines, defined as taxes, fees, and assessments, hospital and surgical center reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Fines

Construction and equipment violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Grievance procedures, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.691

Health Care Cost Information Act, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.703

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Inspections not applied, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

License violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50, 2019 144.562, 2019 144.6535

Patient revenues, surcharge violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Swing beds, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Violence against health care worker plans, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.566

Fire alarm systems, Minn. Rules 7511.0907

Fire alarms

Building code amendments, Minn. Rules 1305.0907

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Fire protection, state fire marshal, Minn. Statutes 2019 299F.391

Fire protection, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2700, 4645.6000

Floor pantries, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Floors

Finishes, Minn. Rules 4645.2400

Maintenance, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Nurseries, minimum floor space, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Patient rooms, minimum floor area, Minn. Rules 4640.1700

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Food preparation and service facilities, see Dietary departments under this topic

Food service operations, Minn. Rules 4626.0020

Food

Prepared food, sales and use taxes, Minn. Rules 8130.5700

Sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Rules 8130.4700

Footings, Minn. Rules 4645.2700

Foreign hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Formula preparation, nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Formula rooms, nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4645.1200

Foster care facilities, applicability of hospital rules, Minn. Rules 4640.4300

Foundations

Generally, Minn. Rules 4645.2700

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Full-service community schools, partnerships with, Minn. Statutes 2019 124D.231

Full-time equivalent employees (FTE), Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Funding, see Hospitals, refunding bonds under BONDS (PUBLIC DEBT)

Funding

Nonoperating public funding, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Private funding for operations, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Public funding for operations, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Garbage

Disposal systems, plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5600

Food preparation and service facilities, Minn. Rules 4640.3100

Gas appliances and equipment, Minn. Rules 4645.3800

General assistance, inpatient payment system, Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Generators, Minn. Rules 4645.4300

Gifts to, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Good faith

Birth defect information, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.2216

Newborns left at hospitals, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902

Governing bodies, Minn. Rules 4640.0700

Governmental units or nonprofit organizations

Counties without hospitals, county appropriations to hospitals in, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.09

County appropriations to, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.08

County hospitals, county board leases to, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.06

County hospitals leased to, additions and improvements, authorization, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.07

Hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 16B.2975

Grants to, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Grants to

Cities, grants by, Minn. Statutes 2019 465.037

Interconnected electronic health records, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.3345

Medical education and research, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

Rural hospital planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Summer health care intern program, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1464

Towns, grants by, Minn. Statutes 2019 465.037

Grievance mechanism, Minn. Rules 4680.0100 to 4680.1300

Grievance procedures, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.691

Gross revenues from patient care, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Group I-2 facilities, Minn. Rules 1305.0308

Handrails, stairs and ramps, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Handwashing facilities, see Lavatories under this topic

Health care facilities, hospitals defined as

Health care directives, Minn. Statutes 2019 145C.01

Living Will Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 145B.02

Registration of supplemental nursing services agencies, Minn. Statutes 2019 144A.70

Health care information, review organizations, see under HEALTH CARE

Health care power of attorney, see under HEALTH CARE

Health care providers, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 62A.63, 2019 62J.70, 2019 62Q.74

Health care quality measures, see Health care quality measures under HEALTH CARE

Health care taxes, Minn. Statutes 2019 295.50 to 2019 295.53, 2019 295.56, 2019 295.582

Health care utilization, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.05, 2019 62M.10

Health care, hospital services defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.61

Health Department, powers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.697

Health of employees, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Hearings, licenses, revocation or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Heating and cooling systems, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2800, 4645.3000, 4645.3100, 4645.5400

High radiation areas, access control, exceptions, Minn. Rules 4731.2220

Hospices, see HOSPICES

Hospital administrators

Appointment and change by governing bodies, Minn. Rules 4640.0700

Facilities provided, Minn. Rules 4645.0600

Hospital authorities, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581

Hospital cost index, inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1100, 9500.1120

Hospital outpatient fee schedule (HOFS), workers' compensation, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.1364

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.702, 2019 144.7022

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.702, 2019 144.703

Termination or nonrenewal, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702, 2019 144.7022

Hospital voluntary, nonprofit reporting organizations

Applications, review, Minn. Rules 4650.0160

Approval, Minn. Rules 4650.0154 to 4650.0160

Data collection, Minn. Rules 4650.0156, 4650.0158

Defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Fees, Minn. Rules 4650.0158

Hospitalization

Debt, exclusion from Revenue Recapture Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 270A.03

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Hospitals less than fifty beds, application of rules, Minn. Rules 4645.0500

Hours of business, health care utilization reviews, conducting during, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.10

Housekeepers offices, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Housing support rate, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 256I.03

Housing with services establishments, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 144D.01

Humidifiers, Minn. Rules 4645.3200

Hydrotherapy facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Hypodermic needles, possession, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.40

Ice, standards for ice used with food or drink, Minn. Rules 4640.2800

Ice-making equipment, Minn. Rules 4645.3805

Identity and identification

Identification tags, health care utilization review, on-site staff, Minn. Statutes 2019 62M.10

National provider identifiers, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.54

Illegitimate birth reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Immunity, reports given, podiatrists, disciplinary action, Minn. Statutes 2019 153.25

Incinerators, see INCINERATORS

Incinerators

Mercury emission standards, Minn. Rules 7011.1292

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.3300

Incombustible materials, Minn. Rules 4645.2700

Incorporation by reference, federal regulations, Minn. Rules 4650.0104

Incubators, nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Independent power sources, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.4300

Industrial development projects, see Projects under INDUSTRIAL DEVELOPMENT DISTRICTS

Infants

Boarding, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Eyes treatment, obstetrical department, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Formula preparation, nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Identification devices, obstetrical departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Placement, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Infection control coordinators, tuberculosis exposures, notice given, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.4804

Infectious waste management, see INFECTIOUS WASTE

Injunctions

Construction, moratorium violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551

License violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Strikes and lockouts, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.39

Inpatient facilities, definitions, home care and hospice service, Minn. Rules 4664.0003

Inpatient hospital services, see INPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

Inspections

Coordination, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.697

Disclosure, confidential or privileged information, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.58

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.54

Frequency, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Health Department, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.54, 2019 144.698

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, deficiencies, correction, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Human Services Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Information, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.58

Meat and poultry inspection law, access by inspectors, Minn. Statutes 2019 31A.25

Public Safety Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Records, Health Department, authority, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653, 2019 144.697

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Inspections

Pharmacists and pharmacies, Minn. Rules 6800.7400

State building official, duties, Minn. Rules 1302.0500

Institutions, hospitals defined as, Supplemental Aid Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 256D.35

Intensive care services, inpatient hospital services, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.17

Intravenous solution administration

Obstetrical department, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Supplies and equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2200

Investigation of need for hospitals, Minn. Rules 4640.0400

Investigations, adverse health care events, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7065

Invoice errors, notice received, Minn. Statutes 2019 16A.124

Ionizing radiation, see IONIZING RADIATION

Isolation facilities

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.2300, 4645.0800

Nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Obstetrical departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Joint Commission on Accreditation of Hospital Organizations, certificates and certification, outpatient mental health services, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.470

Kitchens

Equipment, Minn. Rules 4645.5100

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.2800, 4645.1300

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Labor beds, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Labor disputes, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35 to 2019 179.39

Labor rooms, obstetrical departments, Minn. Rules 4645.1100

Laboratories

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.1500, 4645.0700

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Lateral loads, Minn. Rules 4645.2500

Laundries

Chutes, Minn. Rules 4645.2400

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.1300, 4645.5200

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Lavatories

Dietary departments, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Fixtures, Minn. Rules 4645.3500

Food handlers, Minn. Rules 4640.2800, 4640.3200

Patients rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800, 4645.0800

Sanitation requirements, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Lawsuits

Construction, moratorium, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551

Death by wrongful act, Minn. Statutes 2019 573.02

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.56

Network shadow contracting violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.74

Leases

Counties without hospitals, aid for, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.09

Municipal hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.475

Nonprofit corporations, Minn. Statutes 2019 447.47

Nonprofit or governmental hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.06 to 2019 376.08

Public corporations, Minn. Statutes 2019 447.47

Leases, see Operating expenses under this topic

Legend drugs, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.37

Letters of interest, health care county-based purchasing, implementation delay, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.69

Liability

Birth defect information, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.2216

Cancer cases, record keeping and reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.68

Employees, abortions, refusal to perform or assist, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.42

Health Department, research data furnished to, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.053

Medical assistance patients, transfers, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9695

Newborns left at hospitals, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902

Newborns or infants, hearing screening, testing, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.966

Prescription drug repository program, immunity from liability, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.555

Sexually explicit materials, use, Minn. Statutes 2019 617.295

Social workers, violation and penalty reporting, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2019 148E.285

Spinal cord injuries, reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.663

Traumatic brain injuries, reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.663

Traumatic injury data, reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6071

Licenses

Applications, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.51 to 2019 144.53

Assignability, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.53

Chemical dependency treatment services, Minn. Statutes 2019 254B.03, 2019 254B.05

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.6535

Expiration, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.53, 2019 144.55

Fees, Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.122

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Healing, separate license, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Health Department, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057

Human services licensing, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03, 2019 245A.04

Issuance, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.551

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.25

Medicine, practice, separate license, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Nonresidential programs (human services), advertising, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03

Reconsideration requests, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057

Requirements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Residential programs (human services), advertising, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03

Revocation or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.6535, 2019 144.7067

Standards, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55, 2019 144.56

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Transferability, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.53

Transitional housing, Minn. Statutes 2019 256E.33

Variances, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.057, 2019 144.6535

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Licenses

Fire marshal approval, Minn. Rules 4645.6000

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.0200

Hospitals with segregated units for specialized care, Minn. Rules 4640.0100

Radioactive materials, see Licenses under RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS

Liens, see Hospital liens under MECHANICS AND MATERIAL SUPPLIERS LIENS

Lighting

Emergency lighting, Minn. Rules 4645.4300

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.4200

Panels, Minn. Rules 4645.4100

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Linen closets, Minn. Rules 4640.2100

Linen rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Live loads, Minn. Rules 4645.2500, 4645.2600

Loads, Minn. Rules 4645.2500, 4645.2600

Local government-owned hospitals, employee salary limit exceptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 43A.17

Local trade area hospitals

Defined, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Location, Minn. Rules 4645.0200

Locker rooms, employees, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Lockouts

Charitable hospitals, unlawful, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.37

Defined, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35

Injunctions, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.39

Long-term care hospitals

Defined, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Long-term hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Maintenance and repair, see Operating expenses under this topic

Maintenance shops, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Major spending commitments, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.17

Malpractice, expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Malpractice

Lawsuits, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.682

Statutes of limitations, Minn. Statutes 2019 541.076, 2019 541.15

Uniform interrogatories, Minn. Statutes 2019 604.11

Management information systems (MIS), expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Marketing, hospital authorities, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581

Marketing, see Operating expenses under this topic

Marriage and family therapy, practice, Minn. Statutes 2019 148B.32

Massage facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Materials, Minn. Rules 4645.2700

Meals (refreshment), sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Statutes 2019 297A.67

Meals, see Dietary departments under this topic

Mechanical drawings, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Mechanical work, Minn. Rules 4645.2800 to 4645.3800

Medical and nursing care supplies and equipment, provision and storage, Minn. Rules 4640.2200

Medical assistance, participation, Minn. Rules 9505.0300

Medical assistance

Accounting and bookkeeping, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.30

Applications, assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.962

Brain injured persons, identification, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.093

Certification surveys, fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.122

Claims against estates, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.15

Copayments, exception, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0631

Coverage

Adult rehabilitative mental health services, exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0623

Exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Targeted case management services, limitation, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0924

Critical access hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9695

Determination of need, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0911

Disabled children, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.055

Disproportionate population adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Eligibility determinations, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.057

Integrated health partnerships program, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0755

Nonfederal share payments, publicly-owned hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 256R.48

Patients, transfers, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9695, 2019 256B.0911

Payments

Allowable inpatient payment rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Births, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.756, 2019 256B.758

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.25

Inpatient hospital payment system, see under INPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

Intergovernmental transfer program, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.197

Limitations, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625, 2019 256B.25, 2019 256B.74

Nonfederal share, local government-owned hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.19

Nonpayment for hospital-acquired conditions and certain treatments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Outpatient hospital services, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.75

Quality improvement payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.072

Rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Transfers, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Performance reporting and quality improvement payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.072

Real property, liens on, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 514.980 to 2019 514.985

Rehabilitation facilities, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.30

Surcharges, adjustments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Utilization review, admissions, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.04

Waivers, home care services, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Medical care surcharge, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Medical care surcharge

Amount, Minn. Rules 9510.2020

Appeals, Minn. Rules 9510.2040

Civil penalties for nonpayment, Minn. Rules 9510.2050

Defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Definitions, Minn. Rules 9510.2010

Effective date, Minn. Rules 9510.2020

Enforcement, Minn. Rules 9510.2050

Notice of amount owed, Minn. Rules 9510.2030

Ownership changes, Minn. Rules 9510.2020

Purpose of rules, Minn. Rules 9510.2000

Scope of rules, Minn. Rules 9510.2000

Medical data, Minn. Statutes 2019 13.384

Medical malpractice insurance claims, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.693

Medical records

Access to data, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.2216, 2019 147.161, 2019 256.01

Disposition, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.32, 2019 145.33

Electronic health records technology, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.496

Individual permanent medical record, definition, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.32

Inspection, Health Department, authority, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698

Interconnected electronic records, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.3345

Malpractice claim reports, data classification, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.693

Photographic or electronic records, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.30, 2019 145.31

Medical records, Minn. Rules 4640.1000

Medical staffs, Minn. Rules 4640.0800

Medicare certification

Rural hospital flexibility program, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147, 2019 144.1483

Surveys, fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.122

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.52, 2019 144.562, 2019 144.563

Medicare Critical Access Hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.52

Memberships, health care provider cooperatives, Minn. Statutes 2019 308A.503

Mental health services and programs

Acute care hospital inpatient treatment, see under INPATIENT HOSPITAL SERVICES

Adult mental health services, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.464

Case management, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Contracts, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.470, 2019 245.488

Inpatient services, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9693

Outpatient mental health programs, certification, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.470, 2019 245.488

Mental hospitals, see MENTAL AND PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS

Menus, maintenance in files, Minn. Rules 4640.2800

Metropolitan area towns, administration, duties regarding, Minn. Statutes 2019 368.01

Metropolitan statistical area hospitals

Defined, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Milk, standards for milk and milk service, Minn. Rules 4640.2800

Minnesota Hospital Association, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.82, 2019 144E.01

Minnesota Security Hospital, see MINNESOTA SECURITY HOSPITAL

MinnesotaCare tax, definitions, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

MinnesotaCare, applications, assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.962

Miscarriages, fetal disposition option notification policy, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.1622

Monitoring, workers' compensation patients, hospital utilization, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.103

Monthly reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Morgues, Minn. Rules 4645.0700, 4645.3805

Motor vehicles, leases, sales and use taxes, Minn. Statutes 2019 297A.70

Mouthwash cups, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Municipal hospitals

Audits and examinations, Minn. Statutes 2019 6.552, 2019 471.697, 2019 471.698

Claimant agencies, Revenue Recapture Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 270A.03

Leases, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.475

Liability, local governments, immunity, Minn. Statutes 2019 466.03

Ordinances

Boards of directors, see same under this topic

Towns, hospital boards, Minn. Statutes 2019 368.01

Patients, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.95

Reports about, cities, financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.697, 2019 471.698

Reports given, financial statements, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.697, 2019 471.698

Revenue recapture, see REVENUE RECAPTURE

Municipal lockup detainees, treatment of, Minn. Rules 2945.5420

Naming, trauma in name, restrictions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.605

Narcotic records and permits, Minn. Rules 4640.1200

Needs assessment service area, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.553

Neonatal transfers

Diagnostic categories, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), determinations, Minn. Rules 9500.1116, 9500.1124

Neurosurgical centers, Minn. Rules 9515.0200, 9515.0450

New hospitals, see Construction under this topic

Newborn Hearing Screening Advisory Committee, representation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.966

Newborn nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700, 4645.1200

Newborns, leaving at

Avoidance of prosecution, Minn. Statutes 2019 609.3785

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902

No Strike and Arbitration Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35 to 2019 179.39

Noise, Minn. Rules 7030.0050

Nonmetropolitan statistical area hospitals

Defined, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Nonoperating donations and grants, definitions, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Nonoperating expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Nonoperating public funding, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Nonoperating revenue, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Nonprofit hospital service corporations, see NONPROFIT HOSPITAL SERVICE CORPORATIONS

Nonprofit hospitals

Counties without hospitals, county appropriations to hospitals in, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.09

County appropriations to, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.08

County hospitals, county board leases to, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.06

County hospitals leased to, additions and improvements, authorization, Minn. Statutes 2019 376.07

Debt collection, requirements, Minn. Statutes 2019 604.175

Defined as governmental unit, Minn. Statutes 2019 471.59

Refinancing, industrial development districts, revenue bonds, Minn. Statutes 2019 469.155

Notice received

Hospital admissions certification (public assistance), reconsideration decisions, Minn. Rules 9505.0520

Infant medical neglect, Minn. Rules 9560.0218

Patients grievance mechanism, Minn. Rules 4680.0100 to 4680.1300

Nurse anesthetists, payment rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Nurseries, level II and level III, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Nursery departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2700, 4645.1200

Nurses

Calls, Minn. Rules 4645.4400, 4645.5400

Departments, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Stations, Minn. Rules 4640.1900, 4645.0800

Nursing services, swing bed patients, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.563

Observation stays, notice, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.586

Observation windows, nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Obstetrical department

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.2600, 4645.1100

Separate toilet and bathing facilities, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Separation from surgical departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2400

Obstetrical nurses, limitations on services, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Occupancy rates, excessively high, alleviation, Minn. Rules 4640.0500

Oil, set-aside program, evaluation criteria, Minn. Rules 7615.0310

Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities, see OMBUDSMAN FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

Operating expenses

Generally, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Medical care surcharge, see same under this topic

Reporting, Medicare cost reports, Minn. Rules 4650.0104, 4650.0111

Operating revenue, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Operating rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.2400, 4645.0900

Operations or surgery register, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Orders, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.555, 2019 144.562, 2019 144.653, 2019 144.7022

Ordinances, municipal hospitals, boards, Minn. Statutes 2019 368.01

Out-of-area hospitals

Defined, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), Minn. Rules 9500.1090 to 9500.1140

Out-of-state hospitals, hospitals in local trade areas, inpatient hospital payment system, rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Outlets, electrical outlets, Minn. Rules 4645.4200

Outpatient registration, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Outpatient surgical centers, see OUTPATIENT SURGICAL CENTERS

Outpatients register, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Overcrowding, alleviation, Minn. Rules 4640.0500

Owners and ownership, reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698

Oxygen

Analyzers, premature nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Availability of oxygen and oxygen equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2500

Concentration, oxygen analyzers or limiting devices, premature nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Equipment, Minn. Rules 4645.3800

Obstetrical departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Painting shops, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Parking facilities, disability access, Minn. Rules 1341.0403

Participating entities, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 62D.02

Patient days records, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Patient medical records, Minn. Rules 4640.1000

Patient Protection Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.695 to 2019 62J.76

Patient services

Charity care, see same under this topic

Cost to hospitals, see Operating expenses under this topic

Cost to patients, rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Emergency medical services, see EMERGENCY MEDICAL SERVICES

Revenue, see same under this topic

Patients grievance mechanism

Applicability of rules, Minn. Rules 4680.0200

Complaints, Minn. Rules 4680.0500, 4680.1000

Definitions, Minn. Rules 4680.0100

Fines, Minn. Rules 4680.1200, 4680.1300

Generally, Minn. Rules 4680.0100 to 4680.1300

Minimum standards, Minn. Rules 4680.0300

Notice

Existence and availability of system, Minn. Rules 4680.0900

Violations, fines, Minn. Rules 4680.1200

Patients bill of rights, notice, Minn. Rules 4680.0900

Person operating system, Minn. Rules 4680.0400

Persons authorized to receive complaints, Minn. Rules 4680.0400

Records, complaints, Minn. Rules 4680.0800

Reports, Minn. Rules 4680.1100

Time for response, Minn. Rules 4680.0600, 4680.0700

Veterans facilities, complying with, Minn. Rules 9050.0030

Patients rooms

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.1700, 4645.0800

Lavatories, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Maternity patients, separation from other patients, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Patients

Absentee voting, see Health care patients under ABSENTEE VOTING

Abuse, generally, see VULNERABLE ADULTS

Alternative care program, eligibility exclusion, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0913

Assessment, subacute care, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6505

Assistance to, Minn. Statutes 2019 201.071, 2019 204B.27

Bill of rights, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.651 to 2019 144.6585

Brain injured persons, identification, medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.093

Complaints, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Deaths, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Discharge, see Discharge of patients under this topic

Employment, unemployment insurance program, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2019 268.035

Estimates, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.823

Grievance procedures, notice to patients about, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.691

Indigent persons, see Hospitalization under INDIGENT PERSONS

Injunctions, debt collection practices, Minn. Statutes 2019 604.175

Isolation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.585

Maternity patients, rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.56

MFIP applicants or participants, Minn. Statutes 2019 256J.13, 2019 256J.75

Newborns left at hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902, 2019 609.3785

Observation stays, notice to patients about, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.586

Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities, see OMBUDSMAN FOR MENTAL HEALTH AND DEVELOPMENTAL DISABILITIES

Predatory offenders, Minn. Statutes 2019 244.052

Records, see Medical records under this topic

Relocation, closing or curtailment of services, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.555

Sexual assault victims, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6586, 2019 299C.106, 2019 611A.20

Transition assistance, long-term care consultation services, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0911

Ventilator-dependent persons, medical assistance coverage, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Patients

Admissions, see same under this topic

Hospice patients, short-term inpatient care, Minn. Rules 4664.0330

Outpatient registration, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Services for, see Patient services under this topic

Payment rates, see Rates under this topic

Payments by

Patient revenues, surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Summer health care interns, costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1464

Surplus property costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 16B.2975

Payments to

Cancer surveillance system, costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.672

Chemical dependency treatment services, costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 254B.03

Discounted payments, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699

Medical assistance, see same under this topic

Nonmedical assistance payments, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Pediatric nursing units, Minn. Rules 4645.1500

Performance reporting and quality improvement payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.072

Permits, narcotics purchases, Minn. Rules 4640.1200

Personnel, see Employees under this topic

Pets, keeping in, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.573

Pets, permitted on premises, Minn. Rules 4638.0200

Pharmacies in, patient consultation, exception, Minn. Rules 6800.0910

Pharmacists and pharmacies, Minn. Rules 6800.0100 to 6800.9954

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Physicians and surgeons

Call and in-and-out systems, plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Medical staff, Minn. Rules 4640.0800

Responsibility for medical records, Minn. Rules 4640.1000

Piers, Minn. Rules 4645.2700

Piping

Generally, Minn. Rules 4645.2800, 4645.3500

Heating and steam systems, Minn. Rules 4645.3100

Medical gases, Minn. Rules 4645.3800

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Placement of children, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Planning

Adverse health care events, corrective action, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7065

Expansion, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.552

Program plans, Minn. Statutes 2019 253B.03, 2019 253D.17

Staffing plans, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7055

Planning, Minn. Rules 4640.0400

Plans and specifications

Changes in plans, approval, Minn. Rules 4645.5800

Compliance with approved plans, Minn. Rules 4645.5800

Fire marshal approval, Minn. Rules 4645.6000

Generally, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Preliminary plans, Minn. Rules 4645.5300

Preparation and certification by registered engineers or architects, Minn. Rules 4645.5700

Resubmission, construction commenced one year or more after approval, Minn. Rules 4645.5900

Specifications supplementing drawings, Minn. Rules 4645.5500

Water supply, Minn. Rules 4645.5600

Plant, equipment, and occupancy expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Plumbing

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.1300, 4645.3500

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Postpartum depression, public education and information programs, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.906, 2019 145.908

Practical nurses, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Pregnancy-related deaths reports, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Preliminary plans, Minn. Rules 4645.5300

Premature nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Preparation of plans and specifications by registered architects or engineers, Minn. Rules 4645.5700

Prescription drugs

Prescription drug repository program, requirements, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.555

Price disclosure, reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.321

Sale, purchase, or trade, Minn. Statutes 2019 151.441

Prices, rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Prices, see Rates under this topic

Prisoners, health care

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 241.021

Pregnant women, transfers to, Minn. Statutes 2019 243.15

Private donations and grants for operations, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Professional care, medical staff responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4640.0800

Program plans, generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 253B.03

Promotion, costs, see Operating expenses under this topic

Property taxes, exemption, constitutional provisions, Minn. Const. art 10 s 1

Property taxes, see Taxes, fees, and assessments under this topic

Psychiatric hospitals, see MENTAL AND PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS

Public funding for operations, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Public hospitals

Defined as governmental subdivisions, Minn. Statutes 2019 353.01

Defined as local governmental subdivisions, Minn. Statutes 2019 355.01

Employees, public employees retirement fund termination, Minn. Statutes 2019 353.34

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 272.02

Sales to, sales and use taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 297A.70

Public information and education programs, costs, definitions, hospital and surgical center reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Public information and education programs

Paternity, establishing, distribution of materials, Minn. Statutes 2019 257.75

Postpartum depression, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.906, 2019 145.908

Shaking infants and children, parent education, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.574

Public places, hospitals defined as, clean indoor air, Minn. Rules 4620.0100

Public places, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.413

Pump rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Purchases by, shared service purchasing agreements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.581, 2019 471.345

Quality assurance and utilization management program or activity expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Quiet rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Radiation hazard caution signs, Minn. Rules 4731.2320

Radiation therapy facilities

Construction, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.5509

Major spending commitments, prospective review exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.17

Radiation-producing equipment, see RADIATION-PRODUCING EQUIPMENT

Radiators, Minn. Rules 4645.3000

Radioactive materials

Generally, see RADIOACTIVE MATERIALS

Nuclear medicine, see NUCLEAR MEDICINE

Radiology facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Ramps, safety, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Ramsey County, see REGIONS HOSPITAL

Rates, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Rates

Acute care, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699

Estimates, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.823

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.699, 2019 144.701

Hospital charge information website, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.82

Hospital Pricing Transparency Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.823

Medical assistance, see same under this topic

Reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Recommendations to, client complaints, ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities, duties, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Recommended facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.0700

Records and record keeping

Boards of directors, closed meetings, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.64

Cancer cases, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.68

Inspections, Health Department, authority, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698

Medical records, see same under this topic

Records

Complaints by patients, grievance mechanism, Minn. Rules 4680.0800

Medical records, Minn. Rules 4640.1000

Narcotics, Minn. Rules 4640.1200

Personnel records, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4640.1100

Storage facilities, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Referrals, long-term care consultation services, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0911

Refrigeration systems, Minn. Rules 4640.2800, 4645.3805

Regional hospital systems, emergency hospital capacity, Minn. Statutes 2019 12.61

Regulatory and compliance reporting expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Rehabilitation facilities, see Medical assistance under this topic

Rehabilitation hospitals, diagnostic categories, Minn. Rules 9500.1100

Religious corporations, trustees, Minn. Statutes 2019 315.05

Remodeling, nursing home conversions, costs, limitations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144A.073

Rents, see Operating expenses under this topic

Reports given

Adverse health care events, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.706 to 2019 144.7069

Audits and examinations, Minn. Statutes 2019 6.552

Blood lead analysis, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.9502

Cancer cases, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.68

Child abuse and maltreatment, Minn. Statutes 2019 626.556

Costs, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698 to 2019 144.702

Disciplinary action

Marriage and family therapists, Minn. Statutes 2019 148B.381

Nurses, Minn. Statutes 2019 181.275

Optometrists, Minn. Statutes 2019 148.604, 2019 148.605

Osteopathic physicians, Minn. Statutes 2019 147.111

Physicians and surgeons, Minn. Statutes 2019 147.111

Podiatrists, Minn. Statutes 2019 153.24

Practical nurses, Minn. Statutes 2019 181.275

Registered nurses, Minn. Statutes 2019 181.275

False statements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.49

Filing fees, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698

Hazardous chemical inventory reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 299K.08

Health Care Cost Information Act, violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.703

Health care providers, referral violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6521

Health care taxes, qualifying exemptions and exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2019 295.53

Inpatient hospital payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Medical assistance, financial reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.30

Medical education and research grant verification reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

Medical malpractice claims, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.693

Minor parents, births to, Minn. Statutes 2019 257.33

Newborns left at hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902

Nurses, reporting for overtime refusal, Minn. Statutes 2019 181.275

Prescription drugs, prices, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.321

Rates, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Resignations, Minn. Statutes 2019 147.111, 2019 148B.381, 2019 153.24

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.698, 2019 144.701

Services and utilization, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Social workers, violations and penalties, Minn. Statutes 2019 148E.285

Spinal cord injuries, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.663

Staphylococcus aureus, methicillin-resistant, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.585

Subacute care services, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.564

Suspicious wounds, Minn. Statutes 2019 626.52

Swing beds, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Toxic chemical release reporting, Minn. Statutes 2019 299K.08

Transitional care services, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.564

Trauma patients, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.605, 2019 144.6071

Traumatic brain injuries, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.663

Violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.703

Voluntary hospital nonprofit reporting organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701 to 2019 144.703

Vulnerable adults, maltreatment, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Reports given

Audited annual financial statements, Minn. Rules 4650.0110

Births in hospital, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Deaths in hospital, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Disciplinary action, Minn. Rules 6321.0500

Grievances, Minn. Rules 4680.1100

Illegitimate births, Minn. Rules 4640.1400

Medicare cost reports, Minn. Rules 4650.0104, 4650.0111

Patient service data, Minn. Rules 4640.1300

Vital statistics, see Institutions under BIRTH AND DEATH RECORDS

Reports, mentally ill and dangerous to public, Court Rules Comm & Treat 23

Requests by, inpatient hospital payment system, administrative reconsideration, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9685

Research expenses, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Research, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Residency programs, foreign-trained physicians, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1911

Residential programs (human services)

Advertising, licensing, Minn. Statutes 2019 245A.03

Generally, see RESIDENTIAL PROGRAMS (HUMAN SERVICES)

Residential treatment programs, see RESIDENTIAL TREATMENT PROGRAMS

Residents (physicians), full-time equivalent residents, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Revenue, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Revenues

Bonds, payment, Minn. Statutes 2019 447.46

Health care taxes, see same under this topic

Surcharges, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Right of entry

Ombudsman for long-term care, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9742

Ombudsman for mental health and developmental disabilities, Minn. Statutes 2019 245.94

Rights of patients, Minn. Rules 4680.0100 to 4680.1300

Roofs

Drainage, Minn. Rules 4645.3500, 4645.5400

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Rooms

Radiation hazard caution signs, Minn. Rules 4731.2320

Used for patients, Minn. Rules 4640.1700

Rural hospital capital improvement grants, medical assistance payments, intergovernmental transfer program, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.197

Rural hospital financial assistance grants, planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Rural hospital flexibility program

Critical access hospitals, grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Establishment, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1483

Rural hospital planning and transition grant program, defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Rural hospitals

Certificates and certification, planning and transition grants, nonstate sources, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Critical access hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147, 2019 144.1483

Essential community providers, Minn. Statutes 2019 62Q.096, 2019 62Q.19, 2019 62Q.22

Grants to, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147, 2019 144.148

Health care services, integration, planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Improvements, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.148

Interconnected electronic records, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.3345

Medicare, rural hospital flexibility program, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.1483

Payments to, medical assistance, intergovernmental transfer program, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.197

Reports given, planning and transition grants, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.147

Rural health care, see under HEALTH CARE

Valuation of property, vacant hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.11

Safe patient handling program, Minn. Statutes 2019 182.6551 to 2019 182.6553

Safe place for newborns, Minn. Statutes 2019 145.902, 2019 609.3785

Safety net hospitals, medical assistance payments, intergovernmental transfer program, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.197

Safety, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Saint Paul-Ramsey Medical Center, see REGIONS HOSPITAL

Sales and use taxes

Exemptions, Minn. Rules 8130.6200

Prepared food, candy, and soft drinks, Minn. Rules 8130.5700

Sales to, sales and use taxes, exemption, Minn. Statutes 2019 297A.70

Sanitation

Community health boards, duties delegated to, Minn. Statutes 2019 145A.07

Disinfection, Minn. Statutes 2019 145A.07

Rulemaking, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.12

Screens, doors, windows and other outside openings, Minn. Rules 4640.3400

Service departments, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Service of process by, inpatient hospital payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9685

Services

Data collection, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Health maintenance organizations, geographic accessibility, Minn. Statutes 2019 62D.124

Services, see Patient services under this topic

Set-up beds, see Beds and bedding under this topic

Sewage disposal, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.3700, 4645.5600

Showers, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.0800

Signaling devices, patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Sites, selection, Minn. Rules 4645.0200

Sleeping rooms, smoke detectors, building code amendments, Minn. Rules 1305.0907

Smoking regulations, generally, see Public places under SMOKING

Smoking, see SMOKING

Soap, lavatories, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Soft drinks, sales and use taxes, exemptions, Minn. Rules 8130.4700

Solariums, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Special education

Early childhood intervention, Minn. Rules 3525.1351, 3525.2335, 3525.2340

Infant and toddler intervention, Minn. Rules 3525.1350

Residential facilities and programs, see under SPECIAL EDUCATION

Special transportation services, exclusions, Minn. Statutes 2019 174.30

Specialized hospitals

Accounting and bookkeeping, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Psychiatric hospitals, see MENTAL AND PSYCHIATRIC HOSPITALS

Specifications, see Plans and specifications under this topic

Spinal cord injury registry, see under PERSONAL INJURIES

Sponsoring institutions, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

ST Segment Elevation Myocardial Infarction (STEMI), receiving centers, designation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.4941

Staffing plans, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7055

Stairs, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2400, 4645.2700

Standpipe and sprinkler systems, plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Staphylococcus aureus, methicillin-resistant, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.585

State hospitals, see REGIONAL TREATMENT CENTERS

State licensed facilities, hospitals defined as, construction (structures) approvals, Minn. Rules 1302.0400

State operated services, see County of financial responsibility under COUNTIES

Statements by, medical education and research reports, validity, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

Statutes of limitations, malpractice, Minn. Statutes 2019 541.076, 2019 541.15

Steam systems, Minn. Rules 4645.3100

Sterilization

Facilities in utility rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.2000

Infant formula preparation, Minn. Rules 4640.2700

Patient utensils, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Requirements, sterilizers and autoclaves, Minn. Rules 4645.3600

Supplies, provision and storage, Minn. Rules 4640.2200

Surgical department, Minn. Rules 4640.2400, 4645.0900

Surgical supplies, Minn. Rules 4640.2400

Sterilizing and supply rooms, surgical departments, Minn. Rules 4645.0900

Storage

Equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Service department, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Utility rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.2000

Stretcher alcoves, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Strikes, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.35 to 2019 179.39

Stroke hospitals and centers

Criteria for, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.493

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.492

Designation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.494

Structural drawings, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Structural work, Minn. Rules 4645.2500 to 4645.2700

Subacute care

Federal waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6505

Reports about, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.564

Subcutaneous solution administration, supplies and equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2200, 4640.2600

Submission of plans before construction, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Suction devices, infants respiratory tracts, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

Superintendents, reports given, suspicious wounds, Minn. Statutes 2019 626.52 to 2019 626.55

Surcharges, patient revenues, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Surcharges

Financial statements, annual reporting, Minn. Rules 4650.0112

Medical care surcharge, see same under this topic

Surgical departments, Minn. Rules 4640.2400, 4645.0900

Surplus property (government), sales to, Minn. Statutes 2019 16B.2975

Suspect nurseries, Minn. Rules 4640.2700, 4645.1200

Swing beds

Generally, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Uniform billing forms, use, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.52

Switches, electrical switches, Minn. Rules 4645.4200

Tables, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Taxes, fees, and assessments

Costs, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

MinnesotaCare tax, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Property taxes, generally, see PROPERTY TAXES

Tax liability, health care gross revenues taxes, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Teaching institutions, hospitals defined as, Minn. Statutes 2019 62J.692

Telemedicine systems, see under HEALTH CARE

Telephones

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.5400

Temperature, Minn. Rules 4645.3000

Tests and testing, radioactive materials, in vitro clinical or laboratory testing, Minn. Rules 4731.3245

Thermometers, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Tissue examination, Minn. Rules 4640.1500

Toilets and toilet facilities

Disability access, Minn. Rules 1341.0610

Employee locker rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.1300

Fixtures, Minn. Rules 4645.3500

Food handlers, Minn. Rules 4640.3200

Generally, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.0800

Obstetrical departments, doctors and nurses, Minn. Rules 4645.1100

Surgical departments, doctors and nurses, Minn. Rules 4645.0900

Towels

Equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Lavatories, Minn. Rules 4640.3300

Town hospitals, see Municipal hospitals under this topic

Transfers

Medical assistance, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.969

Trauma patients, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.606

Transfers

Inpatient hospital payment system (assistance payments), limitation, Minn. Rules 9500.1129

Neonatal transfers, see same under this topic

Transitional care services, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.564

Trauma hospitals

Ambulance services, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.604, 2019 144E.101

Definitions, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.602, 2019 144E.001

Designation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.605

Interhospital transfers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.606

Level 1 trauma hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 144E.001

Registry, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.603, 2019 144.6071

Statewide system, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.603

Triage, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.603, 2019 144.604

Verification, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.605

Traumatic brain injury registry, Minn. Rules 4643.0010 to 4643.0040

Treatment facilities

Commitments, see Treatment facilities under COMMITMENTS

Emergency admissions, duties, commitments, release of emergency hold, notice, Minn. Statutes 2019 253B.05

Tuberculosis, see Treatment facilities under TUBERCULOSIS

Treatment rooms, Minn. Rules 4645.0800

Umbilical cord care equipment, obstetrical department, Minn. Rules 4640.2600

United States land acquisition for, Minn. Statutes 2019 1.042

University of Minnesota hospitals, see UNIVERSITY OF MINNESOTA HOSPITALS

Utility rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.2000, 4645.0800

Utilization review, see HEALTH CARE UTILIZATION REVIEW

Utilization, data and reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701, 2019 144.702

Utilization, review, costs, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Valuation of property, vacant rural hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 273.11

Vapor venting systems, Minn. Rules 4645.3500

Variances, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Vendors, chemical dependency treatment services, Minn. Statutes 2019 254B.03

Ventilation

Food storage, preparation and service areas, Minn. Rules 4640.3000

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4640.3500

Plans and specifications, Minn. Rules 4645.2800, 4645.3200, 4645.5400

Veterans' hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.135

Violations and penalties

Advertising, license violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50

Clean Indoor Air Act, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Grievance procedures, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.691

Hospital No Strike and Arbitration Act, Minn. Statutes 2019 179.36

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Laws or rules, operating outside, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.49

License violations

Generally, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.50, 2019 144.653

Obtaining by fraud or misrepresentation, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.55

Operating without a license, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.49, 2019 144.50

Swing beds, penalty assessment, revocation or suspension of license, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.562

Variance or waiver alternatives, correction orders, revocation or suspension, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Maltreatment of vulnerable adults, reporting, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Medical records, disclosure, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.298

Nurses, overtime regulation violations, Minn. Statutes 2019 181.275

Ombudsman for long-term care, denial of right of entry, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9742

Patient revenue surcharge violations, tax penalties, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Patients bill of rights, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.653

Reports, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.49, 2019 144.703

Violence against health care workers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.566

Voluntary reporting organizations, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.701 to 2019 144.703

Volunteers, complementary and alternative health care, patients' rights, Minn. Statutes 2019 146A.11

Volunteers, generally, Minn. Rules 4640.0900

Waivers

Construction, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.551, 2019 144.6535

Contested cases, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Demonstration providers, prepaid medical assistance program, prospective payment system, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.70

Denial, revocation, or refusal to renew, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Hospital voluntary nonprofit reporting organizations, correction orders, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.7022

Licenses, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6535

Medical assistance, home care services, coverage, Minn. Statutes 2019 256B.0625

Patient revenue surcharges, limitation, federal waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 256.9657

Subacute care, federal waivers, Minn. Statutes 2019 144.6505

Violations and penalties, see same under this topic

Walls, Minn. Rules 4640.3500, 4645.2400

Wards, Minn. Rules 4640.1700

Wash basins, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Wash cloths, equipment for patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1800

Water supply, Minn. Rules 4640.3300, 4645.3400

Wellness education, Minn. Rules 4650.0102

Whole blood administration, supplies and equipment, Minn. Rules 4640.2200, 4640.2600

Wind loads, Minn. Rules 4645.2600

Windows

Patient rooms, Minn. Rules 4640.1700, 4645.0800

Screens, Minn. Rules 4640.3400

Workers' compensation

Critical access hospitals, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.1362

Hospital outpatient fee schedule (HOFS), Minn. Statutes 2019 176.1364

Inpatient hospital payments, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.1362

Medical expenses, billing, Minn. Statutes 2019 176.135

Workplace accident and injury reduction, compliance, Minn. Rules 5208.1500

X-rays, dentistry, Minn. Statutes 2019 150A.05

X-rays, regulations on use, see IONIZING RADIATION

Zones and zoning, Minn. Statutes 2019 366.10