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Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Mandate 1178

Mandate Information
Mandate Title:
Amend regulations related to supervision requirements for home health
Purpose of legislation
Directs the Board of Health to include in regulations governing home care organizations a provision for supervision of home care attendants providing personal care services by a licensed nurse through use of interactive audio or video technology. Requires the State Board of Health promulgate regulations permitting home care organizations (HCOs) to provide supervision of home care attendants by licensed nurses through interactive audio or video technology communications.
Legislation mandating a change Chap 470 (2021)
VAC chapters to be amended
12 vac 5 - 381 : Home Care Organization Regulations
Associated Regulatory Actions
Action 5783: Amend the Regulation after Enactment of Chapter 470 (2021 Acts of Assembly, Special Session I)
Latest Stage: Proposed
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