§ 19a-485 Home for the aged deemed to mean residential care home
§ 19a-486 Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Definitions
§ 19a-486a Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Certificate of need determination letter. Hearing. Application for approval
§ 19a-486b Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Approval by commissioner and Attorney General
§ 19a-486c Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Powers of Attorney General. Grounds for disapproval by Attorney General
§ 19a-486d Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Disapproval by commissioner. Powers of commissioner
§ 19a-486e Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Public hearings
§ 19a-486f Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Appeal
§ 19a-486g Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Denial of license
§ 19a-486h Sale of nonprofit hospitals: Construction of governing law
§ 19a-486i Definitions. Notice to Attorney General and commissioner of certain mergers, acquisitions and other transactions. Reports
§ 19a-487 Mobile field hospital: Defined, board of directors
§ 19a-487a Mobile field hospital: Certificate of need exemption for hospital beds and related equipment
§ 19a-487b Mobile field hospital: Regulations
§ 19a-490 Licensing of institutions. Definitions
§ 19a-490a “Community health center” defined
§ 19a-490b Furnishing of health records and veterans’ information. Access to tissue slides or blocks. Certified document re storage of and access to health records upon cessation of operations
§ 19a-490c Moratorium on licensing of family care homes
§ 19a-490d Prevention of accidental needlestick injuries in health care facilities and institutions
§ 19a-490e Use of E-codes by hospitals, outpatient surgical facilities and outpatient clinics
§ 19a-490f Requirements for reports of treatment of wounds from firearms and stab wounds
§ 19a-490g Bilingual consumer guide
§ 19a-490h Emergency room screening of trauma patients for substance abuse. Assistance by Department of Mental Health and Addiction Services
§ 19a-490i Interpreter services and linguistic access in acute care hospitals
§ 19a-490j Hospital plans for remediation of medical and surgical errors
§ 19a-490k Administration of care and vaccinations to patients by hospital without physician’s order. Permitted activities. Regulations
§ 19a-490l Mandatory limits on overtime for nurses working in hospitals. Exceptions
§ 19a-490m Development of surgery protocols by hospitals and outpatient surgical facilities
§ 19a-490n Advisory committee on Healthcare Associated Infections. Members. Duties
§ 19a-490o Establishment of mandatory reporting system for healthcare associated infections. Annual report. Posting of information on web site
§ 19a-490p Development of plans by hospitals to reduce incidence of methicillin-resistant staphylococcus aureus infections
§ 19a-490q Health care employer: Work place safety committee; risk assessment; workplace violence prevention and response plan; adjustment to patient care assignment. Regulations
§ 19a-490r Health care employer: Records and report re incidents of workplace violence
§ 19a-490s Health care employer: Report of assault or related offense to local law enforcement agency
§ 19a-490t Community health centers. Program to provide financial assistance. Report
§ 19a-490u Training in symptoms of dementia for hospital direct care staff
§ 19a-490v Removal of a delivered placenta from a hospital
§ 19a-491 License and certificate required. Application. Assessment of civil penalties or a consent order. Fees. Minimum service quality standards. Regulations. Professional liability insurance. Prohibition. Maintenance of medical records
§ 19a-491a Information required for nursing home license. Professional liability insurance requirements. Procedure upon failure to provide information
§ 19a-491b Notification of criminal conviction or disciplinary action. Civil penalty. False statements. Criminal history records checks
§ 19a-491c Criminal history and patient abuse background search program. Regulations
§ 19a-491d Prospective employees of home health agency to submit to comprehensive background check. Disclosure re prior disciplinary action
§ 19a-492 Regulations re qualifications of home health care administrators employed as such on January 1, 1981
§ 19a-492a Disclosures by home health care agencies
§ 19a-492b Home health care agencies. Discrimination against persons receiving aid. Prohibition. Penalties
§ 19a-492c Home health care agencies. Waiver for provision of hospice services
§ 19a-492d Vaccinations and medication administered by nurses employed by home health care agencies or homemaker-home health aide agencies
§ 19a-492e Delegation of medication administration by registered nurse to homemaker-home health aide. Regulations
§ 19a-493 Initial license and renewal. Prior approval for change in ownership. Multicare institution. Regulations
§ 19a-493a Evaluation of certain new licensees
§ 19a-493b Outpatient surgical facilities. Definition. Licensure and exceptions. Certificate of need. Waiver
§ 19a-493c Outpatient clinics. Licensure. Regulations
§ 19a-494 Disciplinary action
§ 19a-494a Emergency summary orders
§ 19a-495 Regulations re licensed institutions. Implementation of policies and procedures re medications
§ 19a-495a Unlicensed assistive personnel in residential care homes. Certification re administration of medication. Regulations. Nonnursing duties
§ 19a-495b Residential care homes. Operational requirements. Conforming amendments to the Public Health Code
§ 19a-495c Methadone delivery and related substance use treatment services to persons in a nursing home facility
§ 19a-496 Compliance with regulations. Inspections. Plan of correction
§ 19a-496a Home health care agency services ordered by physician licensed in a state which borders Connecticut
§ 19a-497 Filing of strike contingency plan. Summary order. Civil penalty: Notification and hearing requirement. Regulations. Collective bargaining implications
§ 19a-498 Inspections, investigations, examinations and audits. Retention of records
§ 19a-498a Discriminatory practices prohibited
§ 19a-498b Nursing homes. Admission of residents who have been administered a level two assessment. Annual survey by Department of Public Health to include comparison between recommended services and actual services. Responsibilities of nursing home administrators a
§ 19a-499 Information to be confidential. Exceptions
§ 19a-500 Penalty for material false statement
§ 19a-501 Appeal
§ 19a-502 Penalty for operating without license or owning property without certificate. Revocation or suspension of license for failure to yield financial information
§ 19a-503 Authority re establishment, conduct, management or operation of institution without a license or nursing facility management services without a certificate
§ 19a-504 Removal of bodies of deceased persons from presence of patients in hospitals, residential care homes and rest homes
§ 19a-504a Continuation or removal of life support system. Determination of death
§ 19a-504b Home health care for elderly persons
§ 19a-504c Regulations re standards for hospital discharge planning. Caregiver designation and training
§ 19a-504d Hospital discharge plans; options of home health care agencies required
§ 19a-504e Requirements and construction of sections re hospital discharge planning and caregiver designation and services
§ 19a-505 Maternity hospitals; license; inspection
§ 19a-505a Hospital to provide forms for birth certificate and affidavit of parentage to parents of child born out of wedlock
§ 19a-506 Licensing of maternity homes. Fees
§ 19a-507 New Horizons independent living facility for severely physically disabled adults
§ 19a-507a Community residences for mentally ill adults. Definitions
§ 19a-507b Establishment of community residence. Limitations. Petitions
§ 19a-507c Evaluation of community residences
§ 19a-507d Petition for revocation of license of community residence
§ 19a-507g Adult day health care facilities. Regulations
§ 19a-508 Notice of appointment of interns, house officers and resident physicians
§ 19a-508a Notification to physician of patient’s hospital admission
§ 19a-508b Notification to patient of placement in observation status by hospital
§ 19a-508c Hospital and health system facility fees charged for outpatient services at hospital-based facilities. Notice re establishment of hospital-based facility at which facility fees billed
§ 19a-508d Health care provider referral to affiliated health care provider. Notice to patients
§ 19a-509 Hospital and nursing home admission forms. Hospital bills. Utility charges for nursing home patients
§ 19a-509a Audits of hospital bills. Charges
§ 19a-509b Hospital bed funds
§ 19a-509c Prescription orders in health care facilities
§ 19a-509d Transcription and execution of verbal medication orders
§ 19a-509e Referrals required for certain patients showing symptoms of substance abuse
§ 19a-509f Prohibited utility charges to residents of residential care homes, nursing homes and rest homes
§ 19a-510 Reporting of burns
§ 19a-510a Reporting of treatment for burn injuries or injuries resulting from use of fireworks
§ 19a-511 Nursing home administrators to supervise homes. Definitions
§ 19a-512 Licensure by examination. Minimum requirements
§ 19a-513 Licensure by endorsement
§ 19a-514 Issuance of administrator’s license. Nontransferable
§ 19a-515 License renewal. Continuing education requirement
§ 19a-516 Temporary license
§ 19a-517 Unacceptable conduct. Notice. Hearing. Revocation or suspension of license. Appeal
§ 19a-518 Penalty
§ 19a-519 Regulations. Programs of instruction and training
§ 19a-520 Changes in regulations to meet federal requirements
§ 19a-521 Nursing home facilities. Definitions
§ 19a-521a Dual inspections of chronic and convalescent nursing homes or rest homes with nursing supervision
§ 19a-521b Bed clearance of nursing home facilities
§ 19a-521c Prescription drugs obtained through United States Department of Veterans Affairs prescription drug program or health plan by patients of nursing home facilities and residential care homes
§ 19a-521d Prescription drug formulary systems in nursing home facilities
§ 19a-522 Regulations concerning nursing home facilities’ health, safety and welfare. Regulations concerning immunization against influenza and pneumococcal disease. Procedures for reimbursement by nursing home facilities and residential car
§ 19a-522a Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Resident room and area temperature levels
§ 19a-522b Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Preservation and maintenance of patient medical records. Electronic signatures
§ 19a-522c Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: In-service training
§ 19a-522d Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Maximum time span between meals; bedtime nourishment
§ 19a-522e Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Stretcher requirement
§ 19a-522f Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Administration of peripherally inserted central catheter by IV therapy nurse or physician assistant
§ 19a-522g Chronic and convalescent nursing homes and rest homes with nursing supervision: Medical history and examination
§ 19a-523 Injunction for violation
§ 19a-524 Citations issued for certain violations
§ 19a-525 Contest of citation. Informal conference. Hearing. Final order
§ 19a-526 Effect of final order. Payment of civil penalties
§ 19a-527 Classification of violations
§ 19a-528 Criteria for imposing civil penalties
§ 19a-528a Application of licensure for acquisition of a nursing home. Notice of liability for abuse or neglect. Required disclosures
§ 19a-529 Appeal from final order
§ 19a-530 Report to regional ombudsman
§ 19a-531 Advance disclosure of inspection, investigation or complaint prohibited. Exception. Penalty
§ 19a-532 Discrimination against complainants and others prohibited. Penalty
§ 19a-533 Discrimination against indigent applicants. Definitions. Prohibitions. Record-keeping. Investigation of complaints. Penalties. Waiting lists; not required to accept indigents. Removal from waiting lists
§ 19a-534 Emergency transfer of patients; notice requirement
§ 19a-534a Emergency actions against nursing home and residential care home licensees
§ 19a-535 Transfer or discharge of residents. Notice. Plan required. Appeal. Hearing
§ 19a-535a Residential care home. Transfer or discharge of patients. Appeal. Hearing
§ 19a-535b Chronic disease hospital. Transfer or discharge of patients. Notice
§ 19a-535c Nursing home facility discharge. Caregiver instruction and training requirements
§ 19a-535d Effect on legal rights. Nursing home facility liability. Insurer and healthcare provider responsibility. Discharge or transfer. Caregiver compensation
§ 19a-536 Inspection reports to be available for inspection. Room to be provided. Notice of availability
§ 19a-537 Definitions. Nursing home responsibilities re reservation of beds. Reimbursement. Readmission
§ 19a-537a Reservation of beds. Penalty. Hearing
§ 19a-538 Annual report by Department of Public Health concerning nursing home facilities and residential care homes
§ 19a-539 Disclosure of additional costs. Enforcement of surety contracts
§ 19a-540 Posting of citations. Monthly report by Department of Public Health
§ 19a-541 Receivership of nursing home facilities and residential care homes: Definitions
§ 19a-542 Application for receivership. Hearing. Parties. Emergency order
§ 19a-543 Imposition of receivership: Grounds
§ 19a-544 Imposition of receivership: Defenses
§ 19a-545 Duties of receiver
§ 19a-546 Authority of receiver concerning leases, mortgages, secured transactions
§ 19a-547 Appointment of receiver. Qualifications of receiver. Removal. Bond. Fees
§ 19a-548 Accounting by receiver
§ 19a-549 Termination of receivership
§ 19a-549a Notification by nursing home facilities when placed in receivership or petition for bankruptcy filed
§ 19a-550 Patients’ bill of rights
§ 19a-550a Patient’s rights pursuant to Medicare conditions of participation
§ 19a-551 Management of resident’s personal funds
§ 19a-552 Failure to comply with section 19a-551: Penalties
§ 19a-553 Disclosure of crimes required. Penalty
§ 19a-554 Attorney General to assign assistant to Commissioner of Public Health
§ 19a-555 Chronic and convalescent nursing homes. Medical director. Personal physicians
§ 19a-559 Advisory board. Membership. Duties
§ 19a-560 Disclosure of Medicaid and Medicare participation and advance payment and deposit requirements by nursing homes
§ 19a-561 Nursing facility management services. Certification. Initial applications and biennial renewals. Investigation. Disciplinary action
§ 19a-562 Alzheimer’s special care units or programs. Definitions. Disclosure requirements
§ 19a-562a Training requirements for nursing home facility and Alzheimer’s special care unit or program staff
§ 19a-562b Staff training and education on Alzheimer’s disease and dementia symptoms and care