Current through P.L. 178-2022, P.L.2-2022SP1
Section 16-36-4-7 - Consent to medical treatment; immunity from liability for failure to treat patient after refusal of treatment(a) A competent person may consent to or refuse consent for medical treatment, including life prolonging procedures.(b) No health care provider is required to provide medical treatment to a patient who has refused medical treatment under this section.(c) No civil or criminal liability is imposed on a health care provider for the failure to provide medical treatment to a patient who has refused the treatment in accordance with this section.
Pre-1993 Recodification Citation: 16-8-11-10.As added by P.L. 2-1993, SEC.19.