(A) The purpose of this rule is to state the accreditation requirements necessary for psychiatric hospitals and inpatient unit(s) licensed by the department.
(B) The provisions of this rule are applicable to each inpatient psychiatric service provider licensed by the department.
(C) Definitions applying to this rule are those appearing in rule 5122-14-01 of the Administrative Code.
(D) Each inpatient psychiatric service provider licensed by the department shall be accredited under a hospital accreditation program by either the joint commission (TJC) healthcare facilities accreditation program (HFAP) or DNV healthcare inc (DNV).
(E) Proof of such accreditation shall be submitted by the inpatient psychiatric service provider as indicated in paragraphs (D)(1)(h) and (E)(7) of rule 5122-14-03 and 5122-14-03 of the Administrative Code.
R.C. 119.032 review dates: 03/21/2011 and 07/01/2016
Promulgated Under: 119.03
Statutory Authority: 5119.20
Rule Amplifies: 5119.20
Prior Effective Dates: 10-12-1978, 1-1-1991, 1-1-2000