3701-17-02 Application of rules.

(A) All nursing homes shall comply with rules 3701-17-01 to 3701-17-26 of the Administrative Code and the applicable provisions of Chapter 3721. of the Revised Code.

(B) Nothing contained in rules 3701-17-01 to 3701-17-26 of the Administrative Code shall be construed as authorizing the supervision, regulation, or control of the spiritual care or treatment of residents in any nursing home who rely upon treatment by prayer or spiritual means in accordance with the creed or tenets of any recognized church or religious denomination; provided, however, each nursing home shall otherwise comply with rules 3701-17-01 to 3701-17-26 of the Administrative Code, and each resident shall otherwise be provided with the services and care required by such rules.

R.C. 119.032 review dates: 10/11/2011 and 10/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 3721.04
Rule Amplifies: 3721.01 , 3721.02 , 3721.03 , 3721.05 , 3721.07
Prior Effective Dates: 3/1/1971, 2/21/92, 10/20/01