2018 Maryland Code
Health - General
Title 18 - Disease Prevention
Subtitle 9 - Catastrophic Health Emergency Disease Surveillance and Response Program
§ 18-901. Definitions

  • (a) In general. -- In this subtitle the following words have the meanings indicated.

  • (b) Catastrophic health emergency. -- "Catastrophic health emergency" has the meaning stated in § 14-3A-01 of the Public Safety Article.

  • (c) Deadly agent. -- "Deadly agent" has the meaning stated in § 14-3A-01 of the Public Safety Article.

  • (d) Exposure to a deadly agent. -- "Exposure to a deadly agent" has the meaning stated in § 14-3A-01 of the Public Safety Article.

  • (e) Health care facility. -- "Health care facility" has the meaning stated in § 19-114(d)(1) of this article.

  • (f) Health care practitioner. --

    • (1) "Health care practitioner" has the meaning stated in § 19-114(e) of this article.

    • (2) "Health care practitioner" includes an individual licensed or certified as an emergency medical services provider under § 13-516 of the Education Article.

  • (g) Health care provider. -- "Health care provider" means:

    • (1) A health care facility; or

    • (2) A health care practitioner.

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