(1) The facility must provide two (2)
direct-services staff members for the first one (1) to twenty (20) clients
present in the facility. One (1) additional direct-services staff member must
provided for each additional increment of one (1) to twenty (20) clients
(2) The facility must
ensure that employees practice infection control procedures that will protect
clients from infectious diseases.
(3) Employees must have a regular
tuberculosis skin test within thirty (30) days of employment and as required
thereafter by current Department of Health guidelines.
(4) Employees must be provided with a basic
orientation in the proper management of individuals with seizure disorders
prior to being assigned to work with individuals with such disorders.
(5) A staff member must be on duty in the
facility who is trained in First Aid and the Heimlich maneuver.
Tenn. Comp. R. &
Original rule filed May
26, 1988; effective July 11, 1988.
Authority: T.C.A. § 33-2-504.