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DHA Supports SB 246, Allowing Hospitals to Petition for Guardian for Non-Acute Patients

DHA sent a letter of support June 23rd to Senator Nicole Poore, sponsor of Senate Bill 246. The bill would authorize Delaware hospitals to petition for a court-appointed guardian for non-acute patients who have been abandoned by their family. DHA strongly supports SB 246 as it is an important step in helping to transition non-acute extended stay patients to a more appropriate care setting. 

Click here to view the letter.