The types of surveys or inspections that may be observed by candidates for certification as an ombudsman specialist and ombudsman program director, pursuant to paragraph (A)(2)(c) of rule 173-14-04 of the Administrative Code, include nursing home licensure and certification surveys, life safety code inspections conducted under section 3721.02 of the Revised Code, adult care facility licensure inspections, and regulatory surveys of home health care agencies.
Before scheduling any observation of a survey or inspection, the SLTCO shall obtain permission to have the survey or inspection observed by candidates for certification from both the director or director's designee of the appropriate agency and the administrator or the director of the long-term care facility or provider at which the survey or inspection is to take place.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 1/30/2018 and 05/01/2023
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 173.01, 173.02, 173.16, 173.21 ; 42 U.S.C. 3025(a)(1)(C), 3058g(a)(5)(D); 45 C.F.R. 1321.11, 1324.11(e), 1324.13(b)(1), 1324.15(b), (k)(4)
Rule Amplifies: 173.21 ; 42 U.S.C. 3058g; 45 C.F.R. 1321.11, 1324.11(e), 1324.13(c)(2), 1324.15(c), (k)(4)
Prior Effective Dates: 07/11/1991, 12/27/2001, 12/28/2006