5166.306 [Renumbered from 5111.886] Nursing assistance by home care attendants; writtent statement providing consent.

To consent to a home care attendant assisting a consumer with nursing tasks or self-administration of medication, the consumer or consumer's authorized representative shall provide the appropriate director a written statement signed by the consumer or authorized representative under which the consumer or authorized representative consents to both of the following:

(A) Having the attendant assist the consumer with nursing tasks or self-administration of medication;

(B) Assuming responsibility for directing the attendant when the attendant assists the consumer with nursing tasks or self-administration of medication.

History. Renumbered from § 5111.886 by 130th General Assembly File No. 25, HB 59, §101.01, eff. 9/29/2013.

Added by 128th General AssemblyFile No.9, HB 1, §101.01, eff. 10/16/2009.