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Contents (2008 - 392)
Poisons and Therapeutic Goods Regulation 2008
Current version for 1 July 2017 to date (accessed 20 November 2017 at 22:31)
116   Ward registers to be kept
(1)  The nurse or midwife in charge of a hospital ward must keep a register of drugs of addiction (a ward register) in that ward.
(2)  A ward register is to be in the form of a book:
(a)  that contains consecutively numbered pages, and
(b)  that is so bound that the pages cannot be removed or replaced without trace, and
(c)  that contains provision on each page for the inclusion of the particulars required to be entered in the book.
(3)  Separate pages of the register must be used for each drug of addiction, and for each form and strength of the drug.
(4)  The Director-General may from time to time approve the keeping of a ward register in any other form.
Maximum penalty: 20 penalty units.