Current through Register Vol. 51, No. 41, October 9, 2021
Section 201.21 - Use of outside resources(a) The facility is responsible for insuring that personnel and services provided by outside resources meet all necessary licensure and certification requirements, including those of the Bureau of Professional and Occupational Affairs in the Department of State, as well as requirements of this subpart.(b) If the facility does not employ a qualified professional person to render a specific service to be provided by the facility, it shall make arrangements to have the service provided by an outside resource, a person or agency that will render direct service to residents or act as a consultant to the facility.(c) The responsibilities, functions and objectives and the terms of agreement, including financial arrangements and charges of the outside resource shall be delineated in writing and signed and dated by an authorized representative of the facility and the person or agency providing the service.(d) Outside resources supplying temporary employes to a facility shall provide the facility with documentation of an employe's health status as required under § 201.22(c)-(j) and (l)-(m) (relating to prevention, control and surveillance of tuberculosis (TB)).The provisions of this § 201.21 adopted August 29, 1975, effective September 1, 1975, 5 Pa.B. 2233; amended January 31, 1987, effective July 1, 1987, 17 Pa.B. 514; amended July 23, 1999, effective July 24, 1999, 29 Pa.B. 3999.