Current through Register Vol. 54, No. 7, April 4, 2022
1. Ensure that each bedroom in
the facility has a floor area of at least 70 square feet for each
2. Not use any room with
a ceiling height of less than seven feet six inches as a bedroom;
3. Not permit more than four individuals to
occupy a designated bedroom;
Ensure that individuals over five years of age do not share a bedroom with a
member of the opposite sex unless legally married; and
5. Ensure that each bedroom has a window
which provides natural light.
Each individual shall have his or her own
bed. The bed shall be at least 30 inches wide, solidly constructed and
appropriate to the individual's height. The bed shall have a clean,
comfortable, non-toxic, fire retardant mattress which is maintained in good
1. Cots and other portable beds shall
2. The mattress
covering shall be moisture proof, when the individual's condition
facility shall ensure that clean sheets, pillows, pillow cases, and blankets
are provided in accordance with seasonal needs.
1. Sheets and pillow cases shall be changed
at least weekly, but more frequently if necessary.
All bedrooms shall be at ground level or
above and conveniently located to bathing and toileting facilities.
1. All bedrooms shall open to
facility shall provide each individual their own dresser or other storage space
for private use in the bedroom area. Off-seasonal clothing may be stored
outside the bedroom area.