Virginia Regulatory Town Hall
Virginia Department of Health
State Board of Health
Home Care Organization Regulations [12 VAC 5 ‑ 381]
Amend the Regulation after Enactment of Chapter 470 (2021 Acts of Assembly, Special Session I)
Action 5783
General Information
Action Summary Chapter 470 of the 2021 Acts of Assembly, Special Session I amended Code of Virginia ยง 32.1-162.12 to direct the State Board of Health to promulgate regulations for home care organizations that govern the delivery of personal care services shall provide for supervision of home care attendants providing personal care services by a licensed nurse through use of interactive audio or video technology. This regulatory action will be used to amend 12VAC5-381-10 et seq. to address remote supervision of personal care services by home care organizations.
Chapters Affected Only affects this chapter.
Executive Branch Review This action will go through the normal Executive Branch Review process.
RIS Project Yes  [7120]
Associated Mandates Amend regulations related to supervision requirements for home health
New Periodic Review This action will not be used to conduct a new periodic review.
Stages associated with this regulatory action.
Stage ID Stage Type Status
9345 NOIRA Stage complete. Comment period ended 05/11/2022.
9969 Proposed Secretary of Health and Human Resources review in progress.
Contact Information
Name / Title: Rebekah E. Allen  / Sr. Policy Analyst
Address: Virginia Department of Health
9960 Mayland Drive, Ste. 401
Richmond, VA 23233
Email Address:
Phone: (804)367-2102    FAX: (804)527-4502    TDD: ()-

This person is the primary contact for this chapter.