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Regulations for the Licensure of Hospices [12 VAC 5 ‑ 391]
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Chapter Information
Description The regulations prescribe standards for the activities and services provided by hospices, including standards relating to personnel qualifications and supervision, provision and coordination of inpatient care and home treatment and services, management, operation, staffing and equipping of the hospice program, clinical and business records, and procedures for the review of utilization and quality of care.
State Authority None entered
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 None entered
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Contact Information
Name / Title: Susan Horn  / Policy Analyst
Address: 3600 W. Broad St.
Richmond, VA
Email Address: susan.horn@vdh.virginia.gov
Telephone: (804)367-2157    FAX: ()-    TDD: ()-
Current Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
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Past Actions
Action Title Latest Stage Status
Update Regulations to Conform to Provisions of the Virginia Drug Control Act Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 11/23/2011.
Regulations for Hospice Licensure - technical changes Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 9/30/2010.
Hospice Program Changes Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 3/2/2011.
Technical changes Final Stage complete. This regulation became effective on 2/4/2008.