Section 9 in The Clinical Establishments (Registration and Regulation) Act, 2010

Title: Providing information to National Council

Description: It shall be the responsibility of the State Council for clinical establishments to compile and update the State Register of clinical establishments of the State and further to send monthly returns in digital format for updating the National Register.

Title: Authority for registration

Description: (1) The State Government shall, by notification, set-up an authority to be called the district registering authority for each district for registration of clinical establishments, with the following members, namely:-- (a) District Collector-- Chairperson; (b) District Health Officer--Convenor; (c) three members with such qualifications and on such terms and conditions as may be prescribed by the Central Government. (2) Notwithstanding anything contained in sub-section (1), for the purposes of provisional registration of clinical establishments under section 14, the District Health Officer or the Chief Medical Officer (by whatever name called) shall exercise the powers of the authority as per procedure that may be prescribed.

Title: Registration for clinical establishments

Description: No person shall run a clinical establishment unless it has been duly registered in accordance with the provisions of this Act.

Title: Condition for registration

Description: (1) For registration and continuation, every clinical establishment shall fulfil the following conditions, namely:-- (i) the minimum standards of facilities and services as may be prescribed; (ii) the minimum requirement of personnel as may be prescribed; (iii) provisions for maintenance of records and reporting as may be prescribed; (iv) such other conditions as may be prescribed. (2) The clinical establishment shall undertake to provide within the staff and facilities available, such medical examination and treatment as may be required to stabilise the emergency medical condition of any individual who comes or is brought to such clinical establishment.

Title: Classification of clinical establishments

Description: (1) Clinical establishment of different systems shall be classified into such categories, as may be prescribed by the Central Government, from time to time. (2) Different standards may be prescribed for classification of different categories referred to in sub-section (1): Provided that in prescribing the standards for clinical establishments, the Central Government shall have regard to the local conditions.