Subject 290-2-20 CARE AND PROGRAM
Medical Services. Medical services for mothers and babies should be provided
according to the best standards for maternal and child health which the local
community affords and shall conform to standards established by the American
College of Obstetricians and Gynecologists and the American Academy of
Pediatrics. If considered by the Department of Human Resources as a hospital
they shall meet standards of the Department of Human Resources for this
service. Responsibility for the health supervision of the Maternity Home shall
be placed in one licensed physician appointed by the governing board. The
Maternity Home shall have an isolation facility available. There shall be an
arrangement with the hospitals accepting unmarried mothers for confinement
which insures that the unmarried mothers are protected from interviews with
persons seeking to effect or facilitate an independent placement.
|(2)|| Food Service.
Activities within the Home should be developed in such a way as to assure the unmarried mother as much freedom as possible.
|(d)|| Work Program.
|(e)|| Religious Services.