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The DC Code: § 7-1131.20 Department of Mental Health Nurse Training Program.

Index7 Human Health Care and Safety. (Refs & Annos)
There is established within the Department, in partnership with UDC, a nurse training program, which shall offer tuition reimbursement for courses at UDC for a licensed practical nurse employed by Saint Elizabeths Hospital to become a registered nurse or for a registered nurse employed by Saint Elizabeths Hospital to earn a Bachelor of Science in Nursing degree; provided, that the nurse earns at least a grade B and agrees, in writing, to continue his or her employment at Saint Elizabeths Hospital for a minimum of 2 years.
The Department shall:
In partnership with UDC, develop:
The Program; and
A course of study that accommodates the schedule of nurses employed full-time;
Administer the Program;
Subject to the availability of funds, establish the number, and amounts of, assistance that can be extended in any fiscal year;
Develop a competitive application process for nurses at Saint Elizabeths Hospital to participate in the Program; and
Provide remote access learning capacities at Saint Elizabeths Hospital, if feasible.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For history of Law 19-168, see notes under § 7-1131.02. DC CODE § 7-1131.20 Current through December 11, 2012


(Dec. 18, 2001, D.C. Law 14-56, § 115e, as added Sept. 20, 2012, D.C. Law 19-168, § 5042(b), 59 DCR 8025.)