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The Department of Health shall approve a program for the training of qualified advance directive facilitators that includes (i) instruction on the meaning of provisions of a form meeting the requirements of § 54.1-2984, including designating a health care agent and giving instructions relating to one or more specific types of health care, and (ii) requirements for demonstrating competence in assisting persons with completing and executing advance directives, including a written examination on information provided during the training program.
In determining whether a training program meets the criteria set forth in this section, the Department of Health may consult with the Department for Aging and Rehabilitative Services, the Department of Behavioral Health and Developmental Services, and the Virginia State Bar.
Cite this article: FindLaw.com - Virginia Code Title 54.1. Professions and Occupations § 54.1-2993.1. Qualified advance directive facilitators; requirements for training programs - last updated January 01, 2020 | https://codes.findlaw.com/va/title-54-1-professions-and-occupations/va-code-sect-54-1-2993-1.html
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