Current through Register Vol. 46, No. 3, March 25, 2022
A. All patient
rooms and bathrooms and restrooms shall have opaque doors for the purpose of
B. All glass doors,
including sliding or patio type doors shall have a contrasting or other
indicator that causes the glass to be observable, for example, a decal located
at eye level.
C. Bathroom and
restroom door widths shall be at least thirty-six (36) inches wide.
D. Doors to patient occupied rooms shall be
at least thirty-six (36) inches wide.
E. Doors that have locks shall be unlockable
and openable with one (1) action.
F. If patient room doors are lockable, there
shall be provisions for emergency entry. There shall not be locks that cannot
be unlocked and operated from inside the room.
G. All patient room doors shall be
solid-core. Patient room doors shall be rated and provided with closers and
latches as required by the codes referenced in Section 1902.