As used in OAR 411, division 87, the definitions in OAR 411,
division 85 and following definitions apply:
(1) "ASHRAE" means the American Society of
Heating, Refrigerating, and Air-Conditioning Engineers, Inc.
(2) "Calling Station" means an individual
light, or other electrically operated visual signalling device, with or without
audio signaling device, which is located at a nursing station and which
effectively alerts nursing staff to a specific room or location from which a
resident or other staff is requesting assistance.
(3) "Clearly Marked Emergency Power Duplex
Receptacle" means an outlet for standard household current (110 volts)
connected to an emergency power supply in accordance with the National
Electrical Code and NFPA 99 and clearly marked to easily
distinguish the outlet from an outlet not on the emergency power
(4) "Continuously Licensed"
means licensed as a nursing facility without interruption.
(5) "Easily Cleanable" means surfaces are
readily accessible and made of materials and finish and fabricated so residue
may be effectively removed by normal cleaning methods.
(6) "Locked Unit" means a nursing facility or
a part of a nursing facility, including resident rooms, from which egress is
restricted by secured doors.
"NFPA" means National Fire Protection Association, Inc.
(8) "Nursing Station" means a location at
which nursing staff perform charting and related activities throughout the day
and at which a calling station exists.
(9) "Resident Room" means a room in the
facility licensed for one or more beds.