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policy 0046 : Discharge of Infants Placed for Adoption

The University of Virginia Medical Center coordinates services to birth parents who are placing infants for adoption to facilitate a safe discharge for the infant. This policy applies to infants born at the Medical Center and infants transferred to the Medical Center following birth who are being discharged from the hospital for the first time from the University of Virginia Medical Center.

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  1. effective date:

    November 1, 2019
  2. signature(s):

    Chief Nursing Officer