Amends the provisions governing the licensing standards for psychiatric residential treatment facilities in order to: 1) revise the definition and qualifications for mental health specialists; 2) establish provisions for inactivation of licensure due to non-declared disasters or emergencies; 3) clarify requirements for social media use and reporting; and 4) ensure consistency with other licensing Rules, regulations and processes.
Contact Information: Cecile Castello, Health Standards Section, P.O. Box 3767, Baton Rouge, LA 70821
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- Emergency Rule: N/A
- Notice of Intent: Prior to Proposed Rule: September 2017 LAC
- Notice of Intent: Proposed Rule
- Notice of Intent: November 20, 2017 (Louisiana Register)
- Public Hearing: December 28, 2017
- Oversight Report: N/A
- Oversight Hearing: N/A
- Final Rule: N/A