Regulations

11.0273 Rulemaking-Public hearing.

(a) Requirement. A public hearing will be hel…

11.0274 Rulemaking-Distribution of proposals-Comments.

(a) Copies of the proposed rules will be sent…

11.0275 Reports-Who must submit.

(a) All providers of health services, and oth…

11.0276 Reports-Notice of requirement.

The agency will inform all persons or organiz…

11.0301 Uninsured hospital and medical charges-Authority.

The rule codified in this section and 11.0302…

11.0302 Uninsured hospital and medical charges-Designated.

(a) Charges for patients for hospital and med…

11.0303 Insured hospital and medical charges-Authority.

The rule codified in this section and 11.0304…

11.0304 Insured hospital and medical charges-Designated.

(a) Charges for patients at the LBJ Tropical…

11.0310 Restriction to unavailable services.

Only patients in need of medical services tha…

11.0311 Qualifications.

To qualify for off-island medical referral, t…

11.0312 Authorization and processing.

(a) The chief of service immediately concerne…

11.0313 Transportation from airport to hospital-Ambulance.

When an ambulance is necessary to transport a…

11.0314 Transportation from airport to hospital-Directness of travel.

It is imperative that the patient proceed dir…

11.0315 Medical attendants-Children’s parents or guardians.

As a general rule, the American Samoa Governm…

11.0316 Care without referral.

(a) Except as officials and employees of the…

11.0317 Applicability of provisions to Letterman Army Medical Center.

The references to Tripler Army Medical Center…

11.0318 Care in private institution.

If the patient chooses to go to a private hea…

11.0401 Definitions.

The following definitions apply throughout th…

11.0402 Recruitment and Placement.

In filling vacancies within the career servic…

11.0403 Responsibility.

A. The Chief Executive Officer (CEO) has prim…

11.0404 Filling Vacancies.

A. Vacancies can either be filled competitive…

11.0405 Recruitment.

A. In filling vacancies competitively, all re…

11.0406 Applications.

A. All applications shall be on a form prescr…

11.0407 Cause for Disqualification of an Applicant.

The Human Resources Manager is expected to fo…

11.0408 Notice of Disqualification.

A. An applicant may be disqualified and not p…

11.0409 Examination.

A. The Chief Executive Officer or his designa…

11.0410 Registers.

A. The following types of registers shall be…

11.0411 Certification.

A. Requests for certification will submitted…

11.0412 Types of Appointments.

The following types of appointments exist wit…

11.0413 Types of In-Service Placements.

The following types of in-service placement e…

11.0414 Employment of More than one Person in the same Family.

In all recruitment and placement activities,…

11.0415 Effective Dates of Actions.

The official effective date for all recruitme…

11.0416 Classification and Pay.

In keeping with the Code of American Samoa, i…

11.0417 Upgraded Level.

The classification and compensation plan prov…

11.0418 Entrance Salary Rates.

A. Entrance salary rates for positions on the…

11.0419 Reinstatement.

Upon reinstatement, an employee with one year…

11.0420 Periodic Step Increments.

Employees who serve under appointments withou…

11.0421 Promotions.

Promotion policies that are in effect such an…

11.0422 Projection of Compensation.

Salary adjustments shall be handled as indica…

11.0423 Overtime Compensation & Compensatory Time Policy.

A. Permanent, probationary, emergency and tem…

11.0424 Hours of Work, Leave, and Absence from Duty.

It is recognized by the LBJ-American Samoa Me…

11.0425 Responsibility.

A. The Human Resources Division is responsibl…

11.0426 Hours of Work.

Except as provided in (Section 8.2 (Furlough)…

11.0427 Holidays.

A. The following public holidays are designat…

11.0428 Determining Holidays.

A. When a holiday falls on one of the employe…

11.0429 Holidays During Leave Without Pay.

An employee who would otherwise be entitled t…

11.0430 Accrual of Leave During Pay Periods.

A. Full bi-weekly pay period. An employee sha…

11.0431 Annual Leave.

A. Such leave is authorized absence from duty…

11.0432 Sick Leave.

A. Absence of an employee from duty with pay…

11.0433 Leave Without Pay.

A. Leave without pay is a temporary absence f…