Massachusetts 2015 Budget

posted Jul 23, 2014, 7:01 AM by Frank Baskin   [ updated Jul 23, 2014, 7:06 AM ]
The results for this budget are: Elder Mental Health - no funding;Bed Hold- Maintained and medical leave increased to 20 days per episode.Non-medical leave...CLICK TITLE FOR MORE...  remains the same as 10 day per year. There will also be a study of the bed hold; Wrtten Informed Consent - Now required for all psycho-tropic medications(this will require a regulatory process prior to implementation and there wil be some questions at that time to resolve).