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Regulations Governing the Practice of Nursing Home Administrators [18 VAC 95 ‑ 20]
Guidance Documents   Periodic Reviews
Chapter Information
Description Establishes qualifications for licensure, requirements for renewal, and standards of practice for licensed nursing home administrators.
State Authority Chapter 31 of Title 54.1
Federal Authority None entered
Exempt from APA No, changes to this chapter are subject to the Administrative Process Act and the standard executive branch review process.
Text of Regulation Link to Virginia Administrative Code
Goals of Regulation 1) Achieve high ratings on Customer Service Satisfaction Survey for application process and licensure renewal.
2) Review training and licensure requirements to ensure safety to practice.
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Lisa Russell Hahn  / Executive Director
Address: 9960 Mayland Drive
Suite 300
Richmond, VA 23233-1463
Email Address: Ltc@dhp.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-4595    FAX: (804)527-4413    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Report from NPDB for applicants Fast-Track DPB review in progress.
Fee increase Final Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.

Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Periodic review - more flexibility in CE courses and in administrator-in-training qualification Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/18/2013.
Change in name of state agency Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 8/29/2012.
Electronic submission of applications and renewals Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/20/2010.
Change of address Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/1/2009.
Change in name of NAB Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/24/2009.
Elimination of state examination for licensure by endorsement for nursing home administrators Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 12/24/2008.
Reduction in fees for preceptors Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 5/14/2008.
Elimination of state jurisprudence examination and reduction in face-to-face hours for continuing education Fast-Track Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/24/2008.
Qualifications for initial licensure and for preceptors Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 10/4/2006.
Change in returned check fee Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 4/5/2006.
Change in name of board and title of regulation Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/1/2005.
Delegation of informal fact-finding to an agency subordinate Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 6/29/2005.
Periodic review-preceptorship Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 7/2/2003.
Fee increase Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 1/15/2003.

Withdrawn Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Inactive licensure NOIRA Stage withdrawn on 9/30/1999 after the comment period had ended.