PRIVATE HOSPITALS AND MATERNITY HOMES ACT - 1958 (NO. 9 OF 1958)

    Section - 14 - Inspection and Supervision

    (1) Private hospitals and maternity homes shall be open at all reasonable times for the purposes of supervision and inspection by Regional Supervisory Authorities.

    (2) A Regional Supervisory Authority may call for the production of any record register or other document required to be kept by this Act, and the medical practitioner or midwife in charge, as the case may be, shall comply with all reasonable directions of a Regional Supervisory Authority in the course of the supervision and inspection.

    (3) Nothing in this section shall be construed as authorising the inspection of any medical record relating to a patient in a private hospital. [As substituted by the Private Hospitals and Maternity Homes (Amendment) Decree 1969 (NLCD 395), s. 2]