Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Health and Human Resources
Department of Health Professions
Board of Long-Term Care Administrators
Petition 65
Petition Information
Petition Title Qualification for licensure as an assisted living facility administrator
Date Filed 10/2/2008   
Petitioner Cynthia Payne 
Petitioner's Request

To allow a registered nurse who meets the experience requirements for an assisted living administrator to be licensed without an additional examination.

Agency's Plan

The request was distributed to interested parties on the public participation list for the Board on October 2, 2008 and will be published in the Register on December 8, 2008.  The Board will consider the request and comment at its first scheduled meeting in 2009.

Comment Period Began 12/8/2008    Ended 12/29/2008
Agency Decision Take no action    
Response Date 5/5/2009
Agency Decision Summary

The board voted to deny the petition and retain the current requirements for licensure which are necessary to assure minimal competency.