(A) No article or equipment, including all eyewear used by an individual when seeking to use services, shall be used or offered for use to an individual unless that article has first been cleaned of any debris or dirt and then disinfected with a virucidal effective product.
(1) Eyewear owned by an individual may be cleaned and disinfected before each use either by the individual prior to arriving at the facility or by the facility before the individual's session.
(2) To meet the requirement that eyewear shall be disinfected prior to use, a facility may offer disposable eyewear for one-time use.
(B) The walls, floors, and fixtures in the facility shall be disinfected and kept in a clean and sanitary manner at all times.
(C) A clean sanitary towel shall be provided to all individuals seeking to use services. A closed dustproof cabinet must be provided for clean towels, and linen and a covered hamper or receptacle shall be provided for all soiled towels and linen. A facility may use either paper or fabric towels. Fabric towels shall be washed and disinfected after each use as set forth in rule 4713-15-11 of the Administrative Code. If the facility uses paper towels each towel shall be properly disposed of after one use of the towel.
(D) All facilities shall be equipped with toilet facilities and dressing rooms.
Toilet facilities shall include a flush toilet and hand washing sinks, including running water, pump soap, and a paper towel dispenser or equivalent hand drying equipment. All toilet facilities and dressing rooms shall be kept clean, sanitary, and functional at all times.
(E) Should blood or other bodily fluids need to be cleaned from any part of the facility or the equipment therein, the individual cleaning blood or other bodily fluids from the equipment or any part of the facility shall follow the procedure to sanitize and disinfect set forth in rule 4713-15-03 of the Administrative Code.
Five Year Review (FYR) Dates: 11/01/2018
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 4713.08
Rule Amplifies: 4713.08 , 4713.48
Prior Effective Dates: 1/8/85, 12/17/89, 2/24/91, 1/26/97, 11/1/13