The Department may petition a court of competent jurisdiction to appoint a temporary manager to operate a long-term care facility.? The petition shall set forth material facts showing that one or more of the grounds for appointment of a temporary manager set forth in G.S. 131E-234 exist, that the facts set forth in the petition have been brought to the attention of the respondent, and that the conditions described in the petition have not been remedied within a reasonable period of time.? The petition shall also set forth a brief description of the action or actions necessary to remedy the alleged conditions. (1993, c. 390, s. 1.)
Terms Used In North Carolina General Statutes 131E-232
- Department: means the Department of Health and Human Services. See North Carolina General Statutes 131E-1
- Jurisdiction: (1) The legal authority of a court to hear and decide a case. Concurrent jurisdiction exists when two courts have simultaneous responsibility for the same case. (2) The geographic area over which the court has authority to decide cases.
- Long-term care facility: means a nursing home as defined in G. See North Carolina General Statutes 131E-231
- Respondent: means the person or entity holding a license pursuant to G. See North Carolina General Statutes 131E-231