Regulation #10-221: Long-Term Care Nursing Facilities
Amends existing regulations to adopt federal requirements for long-term care facilities, update existing definitions, increase the number of direct care hours that facilities are required to provide to residents per shift, and clarify that nursing staff must possess the competencies and skills necessary to provide care.
|IRRC Number||3312||Proposed Regulation Received||July 21, 2021|
|Agency Name||Department of Health||PA Bulletin Publish Date||July 31, 2021|
|Regulation Status||Final-Form||Close of Public Comment||August 30, 2021|
28 Pa. Code
28 Pa. Code Chapter 201.2
28 Pa. Code Chapter 201.3 and 211.12(i)
|Final Due By||August 30, 2023|
Laura Campbell (LC)
Fiona E. Cormack (FEC)
Michelle L. Elliott (MLE)
|IRRC Comments Due||September 29, 2021|
|Final-Form Regulation Received||September 27, 2022|
|Public Meeting Date||October 28, 2022|
|Published as Final||N/A|
|IRRC Approval||October 28, 2022|
|House Committee Deems Regulation Approved||October 27, 2022|
|Senate Committee Deems Regulation Approved||October 27, 2022|
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