California Health and Safety Code Division 1.5 - Use of Seclusion and Behavioral Restraints in Facilities

  • Section 1180.
    (a) The California Health and Human Services Agency, in accordance with their mission, shall provide the leadership and coordination necessary to reduce the use of...
  • Section 1180.1.
    For purposes of this division, the following definitions apply:(a) Behavioral restraint means mechanical restraint or physical restraint as defined in this section, used as an...
  • Section 1180.2.
    (a) This section shall apply to the state hospitals operated by the State Department of State Hospitals and facilities operated by the State Department of...
  • Section 1180.3.
    (a) This section shall apply to psychiatric units of general acute care hospitals, acute psychiatric hospitals, psychiatric health facilities, crisis stabilization units, community treatment facilities,...
  • Section 1180.4.
    (a) A facility described in subdivision (a) of Section 1180.2 or subdivision (a) of Section 1180.3 shall conduct an initial assessment of each person prior...
  • Section 1180.5.
    (a) A facility described in subdivision (a) of Section 1180.2 or subdivision (a) of Section 1180.3 shall conduct a clinical and quality review for each...
  • Section 1180.6.
    The State Department of Public Health, the State Department of State Hospitals, the State Department of Social Services, the State Department of Developmental Services, and...

Last modified: September 9, 2016