Licensing/Regulations/Policy/Procedures

January 01, 2013
Below are the regulations for all aspects of the Nurse Aide Training Program including (but not limited to) program/school approval, training requirements and nurse aide certification. * Code of Federal Regulations - 42 CFR 483.150 * Nurse Aide Training & Certification - Louisiana Register, November 20, 2006
March 30, 2011
Guidance to Surveyors for Long Term Care Facilities (LTC) for Minimum Data Set (MDS) 3.0 Implementation October 1, 2010.
March 30, 2011
MDS 3.0 Louisiana State Requirements include...
March 30, 2011
Effective 2/18/08 all applicants applying for a license to operate a home and community based service (Personal Care Attendant, Respite Care, Supervised Independent Living, Adult Day Care, Case Management or Family Support) will be required to attend a training class on core licensing requirements and the survey process before a an initial licensing survey will be authorized.
March 30, 2011
La. Register Vol.27, No.12, Dec. 20, 2001; Emergency Preparedness La. Register Vol.31, No.10, Oct. 20, 2005.
March 30, 2011
Adult Residential Care (ARC) Providers licensed by the Department of Social Services (DSS) transferred to Health Standards Section (HSS) effective July 1, 2010. Existing ARC facilities that transferred from DSS will continue to use Adult Residential Care Minimum Standards Louisiana Administrative Code, Title 48 – Chapter 88 Licensing Standards .
March 30, 2011
La. Register Vol.24, No 12, Dec. 20,1998, La. Register Vol.25, No 12, Dec. 20, 1999 rev. and La. Register Vol.29, No. 12, Dec. 20, 2003 rev.