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BOARDING CARE HOMES

Accessibility to buildings, Minn. Rules 4660.1200, 4660.6000

Accidents

Medical records, reported in, Minn. Rules 4655.4000

Physician and family, reporting to, Minn. Rules 4655.6700

Accounting and bookkeeping, administrators, duties, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Activities areas

General requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Sanitary facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Separate activities, recommended, Minn. Rules 4660.4820

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.4810

Space arrangements, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Storage, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Activity and recreation programs, Minn. Rules 4655.5200

Adequate care, Minn. Rules 4655.6400

Administrators

Appointment, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Designation, Minn. Rules 4655.1300

Full-time, Minn. Rules 4655.1300

Posting names, Minn. Rules 4655.1300

Responsibilities, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Admissions

Census register, Minn. Rules 4655.1700

Certain persons not allowed, Minn. Rules 4655.0400

Denial of admission, Minn. Rules 4655.1500

Mentally ill persons, admission not permitted, Minn. Rules 4655.6600

Physical examinations, Minn. Rules 4655.4700

Record, Minn. Rules 4655.3300

Selection of residents, Minn. Rules 4655.1500

Adult day care, generally, Minn. Rules 9555.9600 to 9555.9730

Aerosols, use, Minn. Rules 4655.9030

Air conditioning

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Maintenance, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Air pollution control rules, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Air supply, Minn. Rules 4660.6300

Animals, allowed in home, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Appeals, variances and waivers, agency decisions, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Appliances

Electrical outlets, Minn. Rules 4660.8440

Electrical safety requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.6700

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Power panels, Minn. Rules 4660.8420

Applicants, assessments, medical assistance, Minn. Rules 9549.0058, 9549.0059

Attendants' station, Minn. Rules 4660.3600

Audits and examinations

Definitions, medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0020

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0041

Barber and beauty room

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Bathing facilities

Bathtubs, see same under this topic

Showers and shower facilities, see same under this topic

Bathtubs

Accessibility, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.4120

Assisted bathing, Minn. Rules 4660.4120

Fixtures, Minn. Rules 4660.4120, 4660.8000

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Nonslip surfaces, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.6920

Number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Privacy, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.4120

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Water temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Bedrooms

Arrangement of beds, Minn. Rules 4660.3430

Capacities, Minn. Rules 4660.3400

Ceiling heights, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Closet space, Minn. Rules 4660.3460

Doors, Minn. Rules 4660.3450

Double rooms, number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3400

Eating in, discouraging, Minn. Rules 4655.8620

Furnishings, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Lighting, Minn. Rules 4660.3410, 4660.8450, 4660.9900

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.3410

Multibed rooms, privacy, Minn. Rules 4660.3470

Numbering, Minn. Rules 4660.4500

Privacy, cubicle curtains, Minn. Rules 4660.3470

Private rooms, number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3400

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.3420

Smoking in bed, restrictions, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Storage space, Minn. Rules 4660.3460

Usable floor area, Minn. Rules 4660.3420

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.3410, 4660.9940

Windows, Minn. Rules 4660.3440

Beds

Arrangement, Minn. Rules 4660.3430

Double beds, policy, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Linens, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Multibedrooms, privacy, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Size, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Boiler rooms, ceiling heights, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Boiler water additives, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Brine tanks, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Bylaws, development by licensee, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Capacity, specified by license, Minn. Rules 4655.0500

Carpeting, Minn. Rules 4660.6900

Ceilings

Cleanliness, housekeeping, Minn. Rules 4655.9000

Finish, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Height, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Census register, Minn. Rules 4655.1700, 4655.3700

Certificates and certification, medical assistance payments, cost reports, Minn. Rules 9549.0041

Charges and rates, Minn. Rules 4655.1600

Clergy visits, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Closets

Bedroom closets, Minn. Rules 4660.3460

Clean linen storage closets, Minn. Rules 4660.3700

Janitor's closets

Cleanliness, housekeeping, Minn. Rules 4655.9020

Dietary department, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Housekeeping supplies, storage, Minn. Rules 4655.9020

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Number, equipment, Minn. Rules 4660.4300

Supplies stored in, cleaning, Minn. Rules 4655.9020

Ventilation requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8310, 4660.9940

Compliance with rules, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Construction

Building code, generally, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.7900

Changes, approval requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.0900

Commencement, notice requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.0900

Final inspections, Minn. Rules 4660.1000

Plans, new construction, see same under this topic

Safety precautions during construction, protecting residents, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Contested cases

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0080

Variances and waivers, agency decisions, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Contracts

Charges and rates, written agreement, Minn. Rules 4655.1600

Services furnished to residents by nonemployees, Minn. Rules 4655.2200

Conveyors

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.6500

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Corporations

Applicants for licensing, procedures, Minn. Rules 4655.0310

Officers and directors, disclosure, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Out-of-state corporations, certificates of authority, required for licensing, Minn. Rules 4655.0310

Corridors

Ceiling heights, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Electrical receptacles, Minn. Rules 4660.8430

Lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450, 4660.9900

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.3500

Smoke detectors, building code amendments, Minn. Rules 1305.0907

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Cutting boards, Minn. Rules 4660.4910

Day care programs, space requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.4810

Dayrooms

Furnishings, Minn. Rules 4655.7300

Lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450, 4660.9900

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.4820

Nourishment area, Minn. Rules 4660.3800

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.4810, 4660.4820

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Windows, Minn. Rules 4660.4820

Death of residents

Admissions record, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.3300

Census register, Minn. Rules 4655.1700

Notice, Minn. Rules 4655.2100

Procedures by employees, Minn. Rules 4655.2100

Reporting to physician, Minn. Rules 4655.6700

Return of funds, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.4170

Definitions

Children, Minn. Rules 4655.0400

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0020, 9549.0051

Operation of home, Minn. Rules 4655.0100

Physical plant, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.0100

Dental care, Minn. Rules 4655.4800

Deodorizers, use, Minn. Rules 4655.9030

Dietary services and facilities

Diet manuals, availability, Minn. Rules 4655.8500

Dietary consultants, Minn. Rules 4655.8500

Dietary staff, Minn. Rules 4655.8520, 4660.4900

Dietary supervisor, Minn. Rules 4655.8510, 4660.4900

Dining areas

Furnishings, Minn. Rules 4655.7300

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.4810, 4660.4830

Dishes, specifications, Minn. Rules 4655.8700

Dishwashing, see same under this topic

Eating together, encouraging, Minn. Rules 4655.8620

Floors, specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.6900

Food

Habits and customs, accommodation, Minn. Rules 4655.8630

Handling, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.8600

Handling guide, availability, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Nonperishable food, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Perishable food, storage, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Poisoning, reporting requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.4300

Quality, Minn. Rules 4655.8630

Raw meat products, handling, Minn. Rules 4655.8600

Returned portions, reusing, Minn. Rules 4655.8640

Sources of food, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Storage, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Transporting, Minn. Rules 4655.8680

Variety, Minn. Rules 4655.8630

Food carts, Minn. Rules 4660.4910, 4660.4930

Food service equipment, standards, Minn. Rules 4660.4910

Food service operations, Minn. Rules 4626.0020

Furnished by outside services, Minn. Rules 4655.2200

Ice, see same under this topic

Kitchens, Minn. Rules 4655.8690, 4660.4900

Lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450, 4660.9900

Meals, Minn. Rules 4655.8620

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0040, 9549.0053

Milk, Minn. Rules 4655.8610, 4655.8650

Nourishment area, Minn. Rules 4660.3800

Overhead piping, restrictions, Minn. Rules 4660.7300

Recommended dietary allowances, following, Minn. Rules 4655.8610

Therapeutic diets, Minn. Rules 4655.8500

Utensils, specifications, Minn. Rules 4655.8700

Vending machines, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Ventilation requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8310, 4660.8350, 4660.9940

Walls, specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.7500

Dining areas

Furnishings, Minn. Rules 4655.7300

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.4810, 4660.4830

Disability access, requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 1341.0610

Disability access, Minn. Rules 4660.1200, 4660.6000

Disaster plans, administrator's responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Discharge

Admissions record, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.3300

Census register, Minn. Rules 4655.1700

Medical records, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.3500

Personal funds, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.4170

Disclosure, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Discrimination, prohibitions, Minn. Rules 4655.0700

Diseases

Dietary staff, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Food poisoning, reporting, Minn. Rules 4655.4300

Reportable diseases, procedures, Minn. Rules 4655.4300

Tuberculosis, employee testing, Minn. Rules 4655.3000

Dishwashing

Code compliance, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Dishwashing machine

Chemical sanitizing, equipment, Minn. Rules 4655.8820

Hot water, temperature, Minn. Rules 4655.8810

Operation, Minn. Rules 4655.8810

Standards for equipment, Minn. Rules 4660.4910, 4660.8000

Facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.4920

Food cart washing, Minn. Rules 4660.4930, 4660.9940

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.4920

Pots and pans, hand washing, Minn. Rules 4655.8830

Scullery sink, Minn. Rules 4655.8830

Soiled and clean dishes, separation, Minn. Rules 4655.8800

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.8350, 4660.9940

Doors

Bedrooms, Minn. Rules 4660.3450

Glass doors, safety protection, Minn. Rules 4660.7000

Handles, Minn. Rules 4660.6400

Keys, staff requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Kitchens, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Laundry, Minn. Rules 4660.5000

Locks

Bedrooms, Minn. Rules 4660.3450

Kitchen doors, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Restraints, Minn. Rules 4655.6600

Toilet rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.4000

Toilet rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.4000

Drainage, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Drinking fountains, Minn. Rules 4660.4400, 4660.4910

Driveways, maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Drugs and medicine

Administration, unlicensed personnel, Minn. Rules 4655.7860

Cabinet, location and requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.7820, 4660.3600

Containers, Minn. Rules 4655.7830

Distribution system, Minn. Rules 4655.7810

Labeling, Minn. Rules 4655.7820, 4655.7830

Out-of-date medications, Minn. Rules 4655.7830

Records, medications distributed to residents, Minn. Rules 4655.7840

Refrigerated drugs, Minn. Rules 4655.7820

Transferred residents, disposition of medications, Minn. Rules 4655.7850

Unused portions of medications, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.7850

Dumbwaiters

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.6500

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Transporting food, prohibited uses, Minn. Rules 4655.8680

Electrical systems

Appliances, safety requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.6700

Corridor receptacles, Minn. Rules 4660.8430

Fire alarms, Minn. Rules 4660.8460

General requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Inspections, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.1000

Lighting and appliance panel boards, Minn. Rules 4660.8420

Plans, new construction, see same under this topic

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.4700

Switches and receptacles, location, Minn. Rules 4660.8440

Elevators

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.6600

Location, near main entrance, Minn. Rules 4660.5400

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Number required, Minn. Rules 4660.6600

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.6600

Emergencies

Dental care, Minn. Rules 4655.4800

Emergency electrical service, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

First aid supplies, Minn. Rules 4655.7100

Physicians, availability, Minn. Rules 4655.4600

Scheduling staff work periods, Minn. Rules 4655.2700

Employees

Activities program staff, Minn. Rules 4655.5200

Administrator responsibilities, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Coffee breaks, meals, place, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Competency, Minn. Rules 4655.2600

Coordinator, Minn. Rules 4655.5400

Dietary staff, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Dietary supervisor, Minn. Rules 4655.8510

Discrimination, Minn. Rules 4655.0700

Identification badges, Minn. Rules 4655.5100

Illness or accident, return to work, Minn. Rules 4655.2900

Inservice education

Administrator's responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Licensing rules, Minn. Rules 4655.1800

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.5400

Safety program, Minn. Rules 4655.6500

Keys, person in charge, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Licensing rules, availability and instruction, Minn. Rules 4655.1800

Living quarters, location, Minn. Rules 4660.4600

Locker facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.5600

New employees, orientation, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Normal work period, defined, Minn. Rules 4655.2700

Number required, Minn. Rules 4655.5100

Personal belongings, storage, Minn. Rules 4655.2800

Personal hygiene, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Personnel records

Administrator responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Compliance with tuberculosis testing, Minn. Rules 4655.3000

Contents, Minn. Rules 4655.4400

Filing, security, Minn. Rules 4655.4400

Scheduling, number of hours permitted, Minn. Rules 4655.2700

Supervision, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Toilet facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.5600

Tuberculosis testing, Minn. Rules 4655.3000

24-hour duty, Minn. Rules 4655.5100

Entrances

Disability access, Minn. Rules 4660.6000

Main entrance

Administrator's name, posting, Minn. Rules 4655.1300

Lobby area size, location, Minn. Rules 4660.5400

Equipment

Cleanliness, housekeeping, Minn. Rules 4655.9000

General requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Resident units, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Safety equipment, Minn. Rules 4655.6500

Existing facilities

Compliance with rules, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Defined, Minn. Rules 4655.0100, 4660.0100

Purchasing or leasing, consulting department, Minn. Rules 4655.0800

Exterior mechanical shafts, Minn. Rules 4660.6800

Financial resources, general requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Fire alarm systems, Minn. Rules 7511.0907

Fire safety

Bedroom doors, Minn. Rules 4660.3450

Corridors, size, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.3500

Electrical appliances, Minn. Rules 4660.6700

Evacuation procedures, administrator responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Fire alarms, Minn. Rules 4660.7800, 4660.8460

Firefighting equipment, testing, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Sprinkler systems, building code, Minn. Rules 4660.8460

State Fire Marshal requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

First aid supplies, Minn. Rules 4655.7100

Floors

Cleanliness, housekeeping, Minn. Rules 4655.9000

Drains, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Expansion joint covers, Minn. Rules 4660.6910

Kitchen floors, cleaning during food preparation, Minn. Rules 4655.8690

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Maximum temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.6100

Specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.6900

Thresholds, Minn. Rules 4660.6910

Food carts, Minn. Rules 4660.4910, 4660.4930

Funding, housing trust fund program, ineligibility, Minn. Rules 4900.3727

Garbage and refuse

Can washing area, Minn. Rules 4660.4940

Holding areas, Minn. Rules 4660.5200

Incinerators, Minn. Rules 4660.7100

Solid waste, Minn. Rules 4655.9010

Transporting through food preparation and storage areas, Minn. Rules 4655.8690

Trash chutes, Minn. Rules 4660.7200

Ventilation, trash collection areas, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Generators, emergency electrical service, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Glass protection, Minn. Rules 4660.7000

Grab bars, Minn. Rules 4660.3900, 4660.4100, 4660.4120

Grounds surrounding home

Drainage, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Guard railings, Minn. Rules 4660.7400

Handwashing and handwashing facilities

Dietary staff, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Employee policies, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Persons handling raw food products, Minn. Rules 4655.8600

Staff, facilities for, Minn. Rules 4655.7200

Hazardous materials storage, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Health Department rules, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Heating systems

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Forced flow room units, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Minimum temperature requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.4700

Temperature requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Hot water

Booster heater, dishwashers, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Supply, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.7800, 4660.8000

Housekeeping

General requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.9000

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0040

Supplies, storage and labeling, Minn. Rules 4655.9020

Humidity requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8200

Ice

Code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Ice makers, standards for equipment, Minn. Rules 4660.4910

Nourishment area, Minn. Rules 4660.3800

Storage and handling, Minn. Rules 4655.8660

Incinerator, Minn. Rules 4660.5200

Insect control, Minn. Rules 4655.9040

Inservice education, see Employees under this topic

Inspections

Construction completion, Minn. Rules 4660.1000

Generally, by Health Department, Minn. Rules 4655.2300

Institutional group I, State Building Code, Minn. Rules 1305.0308

Kitchens

Arrangement, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Cleaning during food preparation, Minn. Rules 4655.8690

Doors, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Locks, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Mirrors, prohibited, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Labor and Industry Department rules, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Laundry

Chutes, enclosures, building code, Minn. Rules 4660.7200

Clean linen areas, overhead piping, restrictions, Minn. Rules 4660.7300

Clean linen room, Minn. Rules 4660.5040

Doors, Minn. Rules 4660.5000

Equipment requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.5030

Furnished by outside services, Minn. Rules 4655.2200

Linen, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.8300

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.5000

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0040

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Personal clothing, providing, Minn. Rules 4660.5050

Planning, included in future expansions, Minn. Rules 4660.0600

Processing room, Minn. Rules 4660.5020

Size, Minn. Rules 4660.5000

Soiled linen, Minn. Rules 4655.8300, 4660.5010

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.8310, 4660.8360, 4660.9940

Licensees, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Licenses

Applications, procedures, Minn. Rules 4655.0310

Certificate of need, condition of licensure, Minn. Rules 4660.0200

Effective date, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Expiration, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Fees, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0035

Printed licensing rules, availability, Minn. Rules 4655.1800

Renewals, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Requirement, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Lighting

Bedrooms, Minn. Rules 4660.3410

Code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Electrical receptacles, location, Minn. Rules 4660.8440

Interior lighting, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8450

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Power panels, Minn. Rules 4660.8420

Linen

Clean linen storage, Minn. Rules 4655.8300, 4660.3700, 4660.5040, 4660.7300

Laundry, see same under this topic

Soiled linen, Minn. Rules 4655.8300, 4660.5010

Location, new construction, considerations, Minn. Rules 4660.1200

Mail, receiving and sending, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Main entrance area, Minn. Rules 4660.5400

Maltreatment of vulnerable adults, reporting violations, penalties, Minn. Rules 4655.9342

Mechanical systems

General requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Inspections, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.1000

Mechanical equipment rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.8370, 4660.8450

Plans, new construction, see same under this topic

Medical records

Accessibility, Minn. Rules 4655.3600

Admission record, Minn. Rules 4655.3300

Commencement, time, Minn. Rules 4655.3400

Confidentiality, Minn. Rules 4655.3500

Contents, Minn. Rules 4655.4000

Discharged patients, disposition, Minn. Rules 4655.3500

Duration, admission to discharge or death, Minn. Rules 4655.3200

Form of entry, Minn. Rules 4655.3200

Health professionals visits, recording, Minn. Rules 4655.4000

Medications distributed to residents, Minn. Rules 4655.7840

Personal funds handling, authorizations, Minn. Rules 4655.4110

Physical control, Minn. Rules 4655.3500

Physician examinations, Minn. Rules 4655.4700

Placement, Minn. Rules 4655.3200

Requirement, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.3200

Restraints, using with resident, recording, Minn. Rules 4655.6600

Retention, Minn. Rules 4655.3600

Storage, Minn. Rules 4655.3600

Transfer to another facility, Minn. Rules 4655.3500

Unused prescription drugs, disposition, recording, Minn. Rules 4655.7850

Mentally ill persons, admittance prohibited, Minn. Rules 4655.0400

Mirrors

Food preparation areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Providing in lavatory, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Names, misrepresentation, name of home, Minn. Rules 4655.0600

New construction

Compliance with rules, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Defined, Minn. Rules 4660.0100

Medical assistance property-related payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0057, 9549.0060

Plans, new construction, see same under this topic

State Fire Marshal's approval, plans, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Notice

Acute illness, serious accident, Minn. Rules 4655.6700

Administrators, appointment, replacement, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Death of resident, Minn. Rules 4655.2100

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0059

Planning for construction, changes, sales, Minn. Rules 4660.0200

Resident personal fund withdrawals, Minn. Rules 4655.4160

Variances, Minn. Rules 4655.1020, 4655.1050

Waivers, Minn. Rules 4655.1020, 4655.1050

Nourishment area, Minn. Rules 4660.3800

Nurses' station

Location, Minn. Rules 4655.7300

Medicine cabinet, Minn. Rules 4655.7820

Space requirements, Minn. Rules 4655.7300

Nursing services, medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0040

Open shafts, guard rails, Minn. Rules 4660.7400

Orders, temporary orders, new admissions, Minn. Rules 4655.4700

Outside services, standards, Minn. Rules 4655.2200

Ownership changes

Consulting with department, Minn. Rules 4655.0800

Evaluations and approvals, physical plant, Minn. Rules 4655.0900

Ozone generators, Minn. Rules 4655.9030

Paper holders, location, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Personal funds of residents

Access to records, Minn. Rules 4655.4130

Accounting system, Minn. Rules 4655.4130

Commingling, Minn. Rules 4655.4120

Deposits of funds, Minn. Rules 4655.4150

Individual written record, contents, Minn. Rules 4655.4140

Quarterly written accounting, Minn. Rules 4655.4130

Return of funds, discharge or death, Minn. Rules 4655.4170

Use by home, Minn. Rules 4655.4120

Withdrawals of funds, Minn. Rules 4655.4160

Written authorization, Minn. Rules 4655.4110

Written policies, Minn. Rules 4655.4100

Pest control, Minn. Rules 4655.9040

Pets, allowed in home, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Physical plant, evaluation and approval, required before changes, Minn. Rules 4655.0900

Physicians

Designation for each resident, Minn. Rules 4655.4600

Emergency physicians, availability, Minn. Rules 4655.4600

Resident evaluations, frequency, Minn. Rules 4655.4700

Plans, new construction

Architects, qualifications, Minn. Rules 4660.0400

Consulting with department, Minn. Rules 4655.0800

Engineers, qualifications, Minn. Rules 4660.0400

Expansion of facility, included in planning, Minn. Rules 4660.0600

Final plans, Minn. Rules 4660.0700, 4660.0800

Final working drawings, approval, Minn. Rules 4660.0500

Laundry, planning required, Minn. Rules 4660.0600

Preliminary plans, Minn. Rules 4660.0500, 4660.0600

Preparation, Minn. Rules 4660.0400

Retention of records, Minn. Rules 4660.1100

Site plan, contents, Minn. Rules 4660.0700

State Fire Marshal's approval, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Plant operation and maintenance services, medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0040

Plumbing systems

Code requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8000, 4660.8610

Piping, Minn. Rules 4660.7300, 4660.8000

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.4700

Valves, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Waste line interceptors, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Policies

Administrator's duties, generally, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Double beds, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Employees, personal hygiene, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Personal funds of patients, handling, Minn. Rules 4655.4100

Visiting hours, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Posting

Activities program schedule, Minn. Rules 4655.5200

Administrator in charge, posting at main entrance, Minn. Rules 4655.1300

Dentists, names and telephone numbers, Minn. Rules 4655.4800

Licenses, Minn. Rules 4655.0300

Menus, Minn. Rules 4655.8630

Physicians, names and telephone numbers, Minn. Rules 4655.4600

Visiting hours, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Purpose of rules, Minn. Rules 4655.0110

Railings, glass windows and doors, safety barriers, Minn. Rules 4660.7000

Ramps

Disability access, Minn. Rules 4660.6000

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Nonskid surfaces, Minn. Rules 4660.6920

Reclassification to nursing home, compliance with rules, Minn. Rules 4660.0300

Records and record keeping

Business records, providing space, Minn. Rules 4660.5500

Census register, Minn. Rules 4655.1700, 4655.3700

Chemical sanitizing, dishwashing equipment, Minn. Rules 4655.8820

Correspondence with department, retention, Minn. Rules 4655.3800

Generally, Minn. Rules 4655.4200

Inspections by department, Minn. Rules 4655.2300

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0035, 9549.0041, 9549.0059

Medical care record, see Medical records under this topic

Menus, foods purchased, Minn. Rules 4655.8630

Personnel records, Minn. Rules 4655.1400, 4655.3000, 4655.4400

Residents personal funds, Minn. Rules 4655.4140

Refrigerated storage, perishable foods, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Reports

Administrator responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Food poisoning and reportable diseases, Minn. Rules 4655.4300

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0041

Statistical data and services furnished, forms, Minn. Rules 4655.3800

Residents

Adequate care, criteria, Minn. Rules 4655.6400

Admissions, see same under this topic

Age for admittance, Minn. Rules 4655.0400

Assessments, medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0058, 9549.0059

Death of residents, see same under this topic

Defined, Minn. Rules 4655.0100

Discrimination, Minn. Rules 4655.0700

Illness or accident, Minn. Rules 4655.4000, 4655.6700

Mail, sending and receiving, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Medical records, see same under this topic

Number permitted in home, Minn. Rules 4655.0500

Personal business affairs, legal authorization to handle, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Personal clothing, laundering, Minn. Rules 4655.8300

Personal funds of residents, see same under this topic

Physical examinations, Minn. Rules 4655.4700

Privacy, Minn. Rules 4655.6400

Restraints, conditions for using, Minn. Rules 4655.6600

Smoking, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Spiritual needs, providing for, Minn. Rules 4655.5300

Telephones, access, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Valuable personal belongings, safekeeping, providing space, Minn. Rules 4660.5500

Visitors, access to residents, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Restraints, procedures for use, Minn. Rules 4655.6600

Rodent control, Minn. Rules 4655.9040

Safety

Fire safety, see same under this topic

Training of staff and volunteers, Minn. Rules 4655.6500

Written plan, Minn. Rules 4655.6500

Scatter rugs, Minn. Rules 4660.6920

Scope of rules

Medical assistance payments, Minn. Rules 9549.0010, 9549.0050

Operation, Minn. Rules 4655.0090

Physical plant, Minn. Rules 4660.0090

Scullery sinks, Minn. Rules 4660.4910

Service rooms, numbering, Minn. Rules 4660.4500

Shelving, surface, cleanability, Minn. Rules 4655.9050

Showers and shower facilities

Accessibility requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.4120

Fixtures, Minn. Rules 4660.4120, 4660.8000

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Nonslip surfaces, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.6920

Number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Privacy, Minn. Rules 4660.4110, 4660.4120

Ventilation, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Water temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Sinks

Activity areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Fixtures, specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Food preparation areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Installation, height, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Laundry processing rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.5020

Number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Scullery sinks, Minn. Rules 4655.8830, 4660.4910

Service sink, janitors' closet, Minn. Rules 4660.4300

Waste line interceptors, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Water temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Smoke detectors and alarms, building code, Minn. Rules 1305.0907

Smoking regulations

Food preparation and dishwashing area, Minn. Rules 4655.8520

Generally, see SMOKING

Restrictions, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Snacks, nourishment area, Minn. Rules 4660.3800

Soiled linen collection rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.5010

Special transportation services, Minn. Rules 8840.5100 to 8840.6300

Spiritual needs of residents, providing for, Minn. Rules 4655.5300

Stairs

Minimum illumination levels, table, Minn. Rules 4660.9900

Nonskid surfaces, Minn. Rules 4660.6920

Protection railings, top landings, Minn. Rules 4660.7400

Service stairs, lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450

State Building Code, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.8610

Storage

Activities areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Bedroom storage space, Minn. Rules 4660.3460

Bulky equipment storage, Minn. Rules 4660.4200

Ceilings of storage rooms, height, Minn. Rules 4660.6200

Central storage areas, Minn. Rules 4660.5100

Clean linen storage, Minn. Rules 4660.3700, 4660.5040

Dishes and utensils, Minn. Rules 4660.4900, 4660.4920

Equipment and supplies, Minn. Rules 4655.7400

Food, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Hazardous materials, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Housekeeping supplies, Minn. Rules 4655.9020

Ice, Minn. Rules 4655.8660

Janitors' closet, Minn. Rules 4660.4300

Lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450

Linen, Minn. Rules 4655.8300

Medical records, Minn. Rules 4655.3600

Nonperishable food, Minn. Rules 4655.8670, 4660.4900

Perishable food, Minn. Rules 4655.8670, 4660.4900

Personal toilet accessories, lavatories, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Refuse area, Minn. Rules 4660.5200

Residents

Belongings, Minn. Rules 4655.7000

Valuables, Minn. Rules 4660.5500

Solid waste, Minn. Rules 4655.9010

Sterile supplies, Minn. Rules 4655.7400

Yard maintenance equipment and supplies, Minn. Rules 4660.5300

Telephones, access to residents, Minn. Rules 4655.1910

Toilets and toilet facilities

Accessibility to bedrooms, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.4000

Activity areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Dietary staff, accessibility, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Doors, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.4000

Employee facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.5600

Fixtures, specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Flush valves, specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Food preparation areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Grab bars, towel bars, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Layout of room, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Lighting requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8450, 4660.9900

Lobby areas, providing near, Minn. Rules 4660.5400

Location, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Number required, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Privacy door locks, Minn. Rules 4660.4000

Specifications, type, Minn. Rules 4660.4100

Ventilation requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8310, 4660.9940

Towel bars, required in resident toilets, existing facilities, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Towel dispensers

Activity areas, Minn. Rules 4660.4840

Lavatories, new construction, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Urinals, number required, type, Minn. Rules 4660.3900

Variances

Appeals, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Contested cases, agency decisions, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Criteria for granting, Minn. Rules 4655.1010

Denial, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Effect of, Minn. Rules 4655.1030

Notice, department's decision, Minn. Rules 4655.1020

Refusal to renew, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Renewals, Minn. Rules 4655.1040

Requests, information required, procedures, Minn. Rules 4655.1000

Revocation, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Vending machines, Minn. Rules 4655.8670

Ventilation

Air supply, Minn. Rules 4660.6300

Bedrooms, Minn. Rules 4660.3410

Deodorizers, aerosols, substituting, Minn. Rules 4655.9030

Dietary area, Minn. Rules 4660.8350

Filtering, Minn. Rules 4660.8340

Fresh air intakes, location, Minn. Rules 4660.8320

Janitors' closets, Minn. Rules 4660.8310

Kitchen requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.8310

Laundry, Minn. Rules 4660.8310, 4660.8360

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Mechanical rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.8370

Plumbing waste lines, Minn. Rules 4660.8000

Pressure relationships, tables, Minn. Rules 4660.9940

Registers for air supply, location, Minn. Rules 4660.8330

Requirements, generally, Minn. Rules 4660.4700, 4660.8310

Storage, nonperishable food, Minn. Rules 4660.4900

Toilet areas, Minn. Rules 4660.8310

Violations and penalties

Fifty dollar penalty, Minn. Rules 4655.9200

Generally, Minn. Rules 4655.9250

Health statutes fines, Minn. Rules 4655.9340

Medical assistance payments, reporting violations, Minn. Rules 9549.0041

Reporting maltreatment, Minn. Rules 4655.9342

Two hundred fifty dollar penalty, Minn. Rules 4655.9210

Volunteers

Identification badges, Minn. Rules 4655.5100

Inservice education, administrator's responsibilities, Minn. Rules 4655.1400

Personal hygiene, Minn. Rules 4655.2000

Supervision, Minn. Rules 4655.1200

Training, safety program, Minn. Rules 4655.6500

Waivers

Appeals, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Contested cases, agency decisions, Minn. Rules 4655.1060

Criteria for granting, Minn. Rules 4655.1010

Denial, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Effect of, Minn. Rules 4655.1030

Notice, department's decision, Minn. Rules 4655.1020

Refusal to renew, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Renewals, Minn. Rules 4655.1040

Requests, information required, procedures, Minn. Rules 4655.1000

Revocation, Minn. Rules 4655.1050

Walks, maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Walls

Building code requirements, Minn. Rules 4660.7500

Cleanliness, housekeeping, Minn. Rules 4655.9000

Electrical switches, Minn. Rules 4660.8440

Maintenance and repair, Minn. Rules 4660.7800

Maximum temperature, Minn. Rules 4660.6100

Specifications, Minn. Rules 4660.7500

Windows

Bedrooms, Minn. Rules 4660.3440

Day rooms, Minn. Rules 4660.4820

Glass, safety protection, Minn. Rules 4660.7000

Screens, Minn. Rules 4655.9060

Wells, protection railings, Minn. Rules 4660.7400

Yard maintenance equipment and supplies, storage, Minn. Rules 4660.5300

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