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173-60-01 Introduction and definition.

(A) Beginning on July 1, 2013, division (B) of section 3721.072 of the Revised Code requires every nursing home to participate in a quality improvement project at least once every two years. Pursuant to section 173.60 of the Revised Code, the Ohio department of aging (ODA) has adopted Chapter 173-60 of the Administrative Code to establish the criteria for becoming an ODA-approved quality improvement project, the approval and rescission process for quality improvement projects, and the publication of quality improvement projects on the "Ohio Long-Term Care Quality Initiative" website.

(B) Definition for Chapter 173-60 of the Administrative Code: "nursing home" has the same meaning as in section 3721.01 of the Revised Code.

Effective: 10/12/2014
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 10/12/2019
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 173.01, 173.02, 173.60
Rule Amplifies: 173.60