the memorandum of understanding between the children’s Court and the Municipality of Rome – Department V – Social Policies of the Health
1) a Woman that does not allow you to be appointed Will haveà be respected the willà of women, without influencing his choice, especially as regards the relationship with the child: willà to see him only at his own request, without prejudice to the measures issued by the T. M. in the proceedings for the review of the state of abandonment.
The purpose is fundamental to the training of the operators of the acceptance of the Emergency room and are the first to contact the woman.
1.a) IF you EXPLICITLY DECLARE AT the TIME OF ADMISSION do NOT wish TO BE NAMED
in view of the circular of the Department of Protection and care of the health of the Region Lazio n° 39 and 43 of the 1999 and subsequent additions to the 20/1/2000 and 10/4/2003 regarding the flow of information in the hospitals, all the data that could lead to identityà of the mother must be replaced with the phrase “ANONYMOUS ANONYMOUS“, and if the woman is agreementwill keep in a sealed envelope with the personal data of the woman or the photocopy of the document of identityà.
The envelope will beà preserved in the Direction of Health and, if not required by the woman at the time of discharge, verrà deleted after ten days of birth.
The consent to diagnostic examination and medical treatment of the mother, where required by a specific rule of law, it must be kept in his medical records. This consent is not necessarily have to be made in writing, but the patient willà to express it verbally to hospital staff.
This last willà to bear witness to it, bringing on consent forms the following statement: “in front of the sig./ra …….. , (the role of the hospital) and sig./ra…….. , (the role of the hospital), the patient (N° nosographic) consents to …..” Signature of the witnesses…. To guarantee the health of the child is necessary to register all the patient’s medical history maternal (any infections, pregnancy, hereditary diseases, if high-risk pregnancy, etc) as well asé to make the woman that all diagnostic tests necessary for the assessment of diseases that are transmitted genetically.
If the woman does not consent the analysis, which, however, must be made to the child are: HIV, HBSAG, HACV, TORCH, VDRL, TPHA (and, where necessary, additional diagnostic assessments), without any additional permissions or requests.
it Would be appropriate that the woman be admitted into a room where there were pregnant women and new mothers. It is recommended that the report of birth by the medical staff in hospital may not be made prior to 10° day from the birth of the child (and not before the discharge from hospital of birth), to grant the woman a further time of reflection.
1.b) IF THE WOMAN is NOT NAMED WHILE it Is STILL IN the HOSPITAL reconsiders AND WANTS to RECOGNIZE THE CHILD
returns You to the woman the envelope closed, previously created, containing its generalità and we acquire the data of the patient by means of a valid identification document, modifying the records. This change should be communicated to both the T. M. that the Office of Public Guardianship of the Municipality of Rome. At the same time, the delivery to the woman the certificate of attendance at birth, containing all of its data.
in the event that the T. M. has già took measures in proceedings for the review of the state of abandonment, the hospital discharge of the child will beà in accordance with the modeà established by the T. M. after the recognition.
1.c) IF THE WOMAN RECONSIDERED AFTER THE report OF BIRTH MADE to THE HOSPITAL
If you è già made the report of birth by the medical staff hospital, the women sarà addressed to T. M. without prejudice to its right to go to the Registry Office of the Municipality of Rome or in their own Municipality of residence to perform the recognition.
the Birth and abandonment in the hospital, procedures:
- If the woman does not want to be named
- If the woman does not want to recognize the child, but gave his generalità
- If the woman can notò be nominated because it is less than 16 years
- If the woman does not want to be named but it is safe to leave the child
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