|(a) The maternal medical director and maternal program
manager must have evidence of annual participation in the PCR meetings,
self-assessment, system development, perinatal activities, and collaboratives.
(b) The PCR must consider and facilitate transfer agreements
through regional coordination.
(c) The PCR must coordinate regional perinatal system
(d) The PCRs must not restrict patient referrals.
(e) The PCR integrates with the Regional Advisory Council
(RAC) system plans to ensure there is a written perinatal system plan
specific to the regional area utilizing the RAC criteria and self-assessment
(f) The PCRs are administratively supported by the
RAC and must have fair and equitable representation on the board of
the applicable RAC.
(g) Each PCR is responsible for defining data needs
and regional collaboratives.