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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 708

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Audio-Visual Recording of Nursing Home Residents
Purpose of legislation
Directs the Board of Health to promulgate regulations by July 1, 2017 that address the audio-visual recording of nursing home residents. The regulations must address resident privacy, public notice, liability, ownership and maintenance of equipment, cost, recording and data security, and nursing facility options for facility-managed and resident-managed recording.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 600 (2016)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 371 : Regulations for the Licensure of Nursing Facilities
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 4489: Amend regulations to address implementation of voluntary electronic monitoring
Latest Stage: Fast-Track
Deadline for the regulation to become effective 7/1/2017
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