71-8253. Act; how construed.

(1) If there are conflicts between the Statewide Trauma System Act and the Emergency Medical Services Practice Act pertaining to out-of-hospital emergency medical services, the Emergency Medical Services Practice Act shall control.

(2) Nothing in the Statewide Trauma System Act shall limit a patient's right to choose the physician, hospital, facility, rehabilitation center, specialty level burn or pediatric trauma center, or other provider of health care services.

Source:Laws 1997, LB 626, § 53; Laws 2007, LB463, § 1305.

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