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28 Pa. Code § 211.16. Social services.

§ 211.16. Social services.

 (a)  A facility shall employ a qualified social worker on a full-time basis except:

   (1)  A facility with 26 to 59 beds may employ a part-time qualified social worker if the facility assessment indicates that a full-time qualified social worker is not needed.

   (2)  A facility with 25 beds or less may either employ a part-time qualified social worker or share the services of a qualified social worker with another facility.

 (b)  [Reserved].

Authority

   The provisions of this §  211.16 amended under sections 102, 201(12), 601, 801.1 and 803 of the Health Care Facilities Act (35 P.S. § §  448.102, 448.201(12), 448.601, 448.801a and 448.803); and section 2102(a) and (g) of The Administrative Code of 1929 (71 P.S. §  532(a) and (g)).

Source

   The provisions of this §  211.16 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; amended December 23, 2022, effective July 1, 2023, 52 Pa.B. 8098. Immediately preceding text appears at serial page (287203).



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