Licensing/Regulations/Policy/Procedures

December 20, 2008
Nursing Home Facility Need Review Rule
December 20, 2008
ICF/DD Facility Need Review Rule
November 20, 2008
Louisiana nursing homes are required to notify DHH - Health Standards Section within 24 hours of suspected incidents of abuse, neglect, misappropriation of property/funds or suspicious death utilizing the Online Tracking Indicent System (OTIS).
October 27, 2008
Medication Attendant Certified rule published in Louisiana Register July 2008 (LAC 48:I.10080-10091)
February 26, 2008
Pain Management Clinics rule published in the Louisiana Register Vol. 34, No. 1, Jan. 20, 2008. Pain Management Clinics Declaration Of Emergency published in the Louisiana Register Vol. 34, No. 1, Jan. 20, 2008.
July 24, 2007
The Adult Day Health Care Medicaid Standards for Participation were published in the Louisiana Register December 20, 2008. State Licensing Requirements for Adult Day Health Care were effective December 20, 2008.
December 27, 2005
Facility within a Facility Statute LA Revised Statute 40:2007
December 14, 2005
Case Management Licensing Standards (LAC 48:I. Chapter 49) In accordance with the provisions of R.S. 49:950 et seq., the Administrative Procedure Act, notice is hereby given that the Department of Health and Hospitals, Office of the Secretary, under the authority vested in R.S. 28:380-451, adopted the revised licensing standards for providers.
December 14, 2005
Health Standards Section became the licensing agency for Case Management services effective October 1, 2005.
April 07, 2004
Substance Abuse - Addiction Treatment Facilities Minimum Standards