61-125.2606 - Ramps. (II)

Current through Register Vol. 46, No. 3, March 25, 2022

A. At least one (1) exterior ramp, accessible by all patient, staff members, volunteers, and visitors shall be installed from the first floor to grade.
B. The ramp shall serve all portions of the facility where patients are located.
C. The surface of a ramp shall be of nonskid materials.
D. Ramps in facilities with eleven (11) or more licensed beds shall be of noncombustible construction. (I)
E. Ramps shall discharge onto a surface that is firm and negotiable by a wheelchair in all weather conditions and to a location accessible for loading into a vehicle.

Notes

Added by State Register Volume 43, Issue No. 05, eff. 5/24/2019.

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