To help members understand the possible patient and staff safety risks, ASHE has developed a list of potential ligature points and other self-harm concerns for behavioral health areas.
SUMMARY STATEMENT OF DEFICIENCIES (EACH DEFICIENCY SHOULD BE PRECEDED BY FULL REGULATORY OR LSC IDENTIFYING INFORMATION)
This memo from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) provides policy guidance for... read more
Formal interpretations of the 2000 edition of NFPA 101: Life Safety Code® issued by the National Fire Protection Association
This memo from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) notifies states and regional offices of the adoption of the 2000 edition of the Life Safety Code.
This memo from the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) clarifies CMS payment policies regarding Ambulatory Surgical Centers (ASCs) and Independent Diagnostic Testing Facilities conducting business from the same location.
This CMS checklist based on the 2000 edition of NFPA 101: Life Safety Code is used to record the results of a fire and life safety survey of a health care facility. At the end is a waiver recommendation page.