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55 Pa. Code § 3270.119. Infant sleep position.

§ 3270.119. Infant sleep position.

 Infants shall be placed in the sleeping position recommended by the American Academy of Pediatrics unless there is a medical reason an infant should not sleep in this position. The medical reason shall be documented in a statement signed by a physician, physician’s assistant or CRNP and placed in the child’s record at the facility.


   The provisions of this §  3270.119 adopted under Articles IX and X of the Human Services Code (62 P.S. § §  901—922 and 1001—1088).


   The provisions of this §  3270.119 amended May 23, 2008, effective September 22, 2008, 38 Pa.B. 2437.

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