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Abortion Facilities

Regulations for the Licensure of Abortion Facilities
Application and Checklist

Guidelines

List of Free and Low Cost Ultrasound Providers
AHA Guidelines for CPR and ECC Science or The AHA Journal
CDC 2010 STD Treatment Guidelines
CDC Guide to Infection Prevention in Outpatient Settings
Complaint filing
Criminal background check
Disease Reporting
Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs) - Revised 11/02/2012
Please check this link periodically as the FAQ document will be updated as additional questions arise.
Informed consent: Guideline and Statute
OSHA Bloodborne Pathogens
OSHA Reporting Illnesses and Injuries
Variance Guideline


Certificate of Public Need

Certificate of Public Need Rules and Regulations
Extract from the Code of Virginia
State Medical Facilities Plan
Criteria for Determining Need

Guidelines
Good Cause Petition

Compliance with COPN Conditions
Electronic Submissions Procedure
IFFC Guidelines


Home Care

Extract from the Code of Virginia (scroll to Article 7.1)
Rules and Regulations for the Licensure of Home Care Organizations

Guidelines
Accreditation Option for Medicare Payments
ADL for HCOs

Advanced Cancer Care Planning
Barrier Crimes
Emergency Preparedness Planning
Exemptions from Home Care Licensing
Home Care Initial Licensure Checklist
Impact of criminal convictions on nurse licensure or certification and employment in Virginia
Surety bond requirement


Hospice

Extract from the Code of Virginia
Rules and Regulations for the Licensure of Hospices

Guidelines
Advanced Cancer Care Planning
Barrier Crimes
Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities
DMAS Personal Care Aide Training Curriculum (navigates away from VDH)
Extended Care Facility Response Guideline
Emergency Preparedness Planning
Hospice Initial Licensure Checklist
Hospice Advisory regarding Medical Direction
Hospice Frequently Asked Questions

Impact of criminal convictions on nurse licensure
Using the Hospice Designation


Hospital

Extract from the Code of Virginia
Rules and Regulations for the Licensure of Hospitals in Virginia

Guidelines
Advance directives (Health Care Decisions)
Child ID Blood Spot Collection Information for Parents
Child ID Blood Spot Program for Hospitals Revised
Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities
Licensed nurse practitioners authorized to sign DDNR orders
Preventing Surgical Fires


Managed Care Health Insurance Plans

Extract from the Code of Virginia
Regulations


Nursing Facilities

Extract from the Code of Virginia
Rules and Regulations for the Licensure of Nursing Facilities in Virginia
VDFP Plan of Correction Guidance

Guidelines
About inspections
Advance directives (Health Care Decisions)
Advanced Cancer Care Planning
Barrier crimes
Bed Hold
CNA training waiver
Consumer guide to restraint usage in nursing facilities
Design and Construction of Health Care Facilities
Electronic monitoring
Feeding/hydration assistants
Frequently asked questions for nursing facilities
Impact of criminal convictions on nurse licensure or certification and employment in Virginia
Independent Informal Dispute Resolution (I-IDR)
Informal Dispute Resolution
Licensed nurse practitioners authorized to sign DDNR orders
Notification of Ombudsmen
Nursing Facility Emergency Preparedness
Receiving out - of - system medications
Resident Transfer or Discharge
Restraint Guide

Scope and Severity Matrix and Definitions
Sex Offender Advisory


Private Review Agencies

Extract from the Code of Virginia (scroll to Article 2.1)
Regulations

Guidelines

Peer Utilization Reviews on Reconsideration of Adverse Actions


Last Updated: 09-11-2014

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