192.0.1. If a clinical department of public health is formed in a hospital centre, sections 189 to 192 apply, with the necessary modifications, to the head of the clinical department of public health, unless the context indicates otherwise. If a public health director exercises his or her functions in that centre, he or she shall exercise the responsibilities assigned to the director of professional services. In addition, the rules governing medical and dental care and the rules governing the use of medicines that must be drawn up in accordance with subparagraph 2 of the first paragraph of section 190 must first be approved by the public health director.
In addition to the responsibilities entrusted to him or her by section 189, the head of the clinical department of public health shall carry out any other mandate entrusted to him or her by the public health director under the second paragraph of section 373.