Administrative Code

Virginia Administrative Code
5/28/2024

Article 9. Specialized Programs

6VAC15-45-1580. Health education program.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall provide that a program of health education is available to all inmates of a facility.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.40; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

6VAC15-45-1590. Special treatment programs.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall provide for special treatment programs for inmates requiring close medical supervision as determined by the responsible physician, dentist or qualified mental health professional, and as required by the contract.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.41; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

6VAC15-45-1600. Chemically dependent inmates.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall guide the management of chemically dependent inmates under the supervision of a qualified health care practitioner.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.42; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

6VAC15-45-1610. Medical and dental prostheses.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall provide that medical and dental prostheses are provided when the health of the inmate would otherwise be affected, as determined by the responsible physician or dentist.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.43; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

6VAC15-45-1620. Pregnant inmates.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall provide for a system whereby pregnant inmates may obtain obstetrical medical and social services, and as required by the contract.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.44; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

6VAC15-45-1630. Special diets.

Written policy, procedure, and practice shall provide that special diets are prescribed as needed and monitored by the responsible physician or dentist.

Statutory Authority

§ 53.1-266 of the Code of Virginia.

Historical Notes

Derived from VR230-01-006 § 13.45; Virginia Register Volume 12, Issue 4, eff. December 13, 1995.

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