Health Care Facilities

ORS 441.726
Progressive enforcement process

In regulating residential care facilities and long term care facilities, the Department of Human Services shall, whenever possible, use a progressive enforcement process that employs a series of actions to encourage and compel compliance with licensing regulations through the application of preventive, positive and progressively more restrictive strategies. Preventive and positive strategies are strategies that include but are not limited to technical assistance, corrective action plans, training and consultation. [2017 c.679 §3]
Note: See note under 441.705 (Definitions for ORS 441.705 to 441.745).
Chapter 441

Atty. Gen. Opinions

Licensing and phantom beds, (1970) Vol 40, p 171; a hospital's employing a licensed physical therapist as unauthorized practice, (1975) Vol 37, p 963


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