South Carolina Department of Mental Health

SCDMH Directive Index
Selected Directives Related to Client Rights
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Category

Directive Name

Number

Date

Directive

     

 

1-100 Office of the State Director  

 

1-100 Cultural and Linguistically Appropriate Services to Consumers 839-03

6/13/2003

0657-84

     

 

 

3-100 Division of Administrative Services  

 

3-100 Nutritional Services 871-06
6/13/2006

0677-85
0487-79

3-100 Patients' Social Security Benefits     747-91

3/12/1991

0360-75

3-100 Recreational Areas, Departmental 918-13

12-2-13

0876-06
0720-88
0450-78

3-200 Human Resources  

 

 

3-210 Human Resources Employment Processing  

 

 

3-210 Eyeglasses Or Spectacles For Patients 519-80

1/3/1980

0007-63

3-210 Nondiscrimination On Basis Of Handicap 457-78

4/19/1978

 

3-240 Employee Relations Policies  

 

 

3-240 Civil Rights Act Of 1964, Facility Compliance Under Title Vi Of The  140-69

3/21/1969

 

     

 

 

4-100 Public Safety  

 

 

4-100 Abuse, Neglect Or Exploitation Of Patients And Clients Prohibited 885-07

1/18/2007

0780-94
0584-82

     

 

 

5-100 General Counsel  

 

5-100 Admission Procedure to SCDMH Nursing Homes 802-96 

11/1/1996

0769-92

5-100 Advance Directives 850-05

3/2/2005

0804-97

5-100 Civil Rights Act of 1964, State of Compliance 122-68

8/15/1968

0040-65

5-100 Client Grievance Review Procedure 868-06

5/9/2006

0833-02
0820-00
0784-94

5-100 Client Rights Manual, SCDMH 869-06

5/10/2006

0551-80
0549-80

5-100 Consent To Medical Treatment, Electroconvulsive Therapy And Neuroleptic Medications 772-92

12/3/1992

0375-75
0703-87

5-100 Consumer Rights Committees 832-02

9/5/2002

0611-83
0600-83

5-100 Contraband Law 718-88
7/27/1988

0344-75

5-100 Criminal Sexual Assault 789-94

8/19/1994

0725-88

5-100 Institutional Review Board Policies And Procedures For The Protection Of Human Research Subjects 896-10

1/30/2009

0890-09
0886-07
0793-95
0737-90

5-100 National Voter Registration Act 1993 798-96 
7/16/1996

 

5-100 Patient Peddling 284-73

8/28/1973

 

5-100 Privacy And The Use Of Visual Or Audio Recording And Transmitting Devices 858-06

1/26/2006

0367-75

5-100 Privacy Practices, Security and 837-03
3/10/2003

0771-92
0716-88

5-100 Psychiatric Advance Directives 849-05
3/2/2005

 

5-100 Refusal Of Medication By Patients 537-80
4/30/1980

 

5-100 Rights And Privileges Of Patients In Psychiatric Facilities With Pending Criminal Charges 739-90

5/10/1990

0497-79
0351-75

5-100 Searches For Contraband/Stolen Property 775-93

10/15/1993

 

5-100 Smoking Policy 753-91

8/9/1991

0710-87

5-100 Unauthorized Patient Absences 794-95

6/21/1995

0765-92

5-100 Voluntary Admissions 755-91

11/12/1991

0602-83

     

 

 

6-100 Community Mental Health Services  

 

 

6-200 Office of Client Affairs  

 

 

6-200 Client Advisory Boards 889-07

11/21/2007

840-03

6-200 Cultural Competence 894-09

09/15/2009

 

6-300 Children and Family Services  

 

 

6-300 Children's Case Resolution Committee, SCDMH 907-12 
2/27/2012

0633-84

     

 

7-100 Medical Director  

 

 

7-100 Bloodborne Pathogens: Prevention, Treatment and Control 824-01

7/13/2001

0774-93
0763-92
0713-88

7-100 Designated Examiners for Probate Court Procedures  857-06

1/12/2006

0841-03
0719-88

7-100 Medication at Time of Discharge from a Facility 861-06

3/8/2006

0572-81

7-200 Quality Management  

 

 

7-200 Community Residential Care Facilities and the SCDMH Policy Statement 797-96

6/5/1996

0682-85

7-200 Office of Quality Improvement/Advocacy 782-94

3/2/1994

0695-86

7-300 Office of Evaluation, Training, and Research  

 

 

7-310 Staff Development  

 

 

7-310 "Behavioral Emergency Stabilization Training: BEST" 909-12

10/03/2012

0892-09
0883-06
0662-85
0809-98
0709-87
0659-85

     

 

 

8-100      Division of Inpatient Services  

 

 

8-100 Admissions to all SCDMH Acute Care Facilities  847-04

10/5/2004

 

8-100 Citizens' Advisory Boards 838-03

4/9/2003

 

8-100 Continuity of Care Policy 830-02

3/26/2002

0805-98
0767-92

8-100 Contraceptive Drugs 425-77

5/12/1977

 

8-100 Do Not Resuscitate Orders 852-05

5/5/2005

0818-99

8-100 Funeral Policies and Procedures 689-86 

6/4/1986

0672-85

8-100 Inpatient Facilities Procedures for Patient Deaths 761-91

12/13/1991

 

8-100 Juveniles, Placement of 665-85

4/24/1985

0744-90

8-100 Mandatory Pre-admission Screening at the Local Community Level 688-86

4/10/1986

 

8-100 Notifying Patients' Families of Injuries 526-80

2/12/1980

 

8-100 Patients with Tuberculosis, Procedure for Treating 426-77

5/12/1977

 

8-100 Tuberculosis: Prevention, Treatment, and Control 911-12

10/31/2012

 

     

 

 

Updated February 2014