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55 Pa. Code § 6400.19. Incident procedures to protect the individual.

§ 6400.19. Incident procedures to protect the individual.

 (a)  In investigating an incident, the home shall review and consider the following needs of the affected individual:

   (1)  Potential risks.

   (2)  Health care information.

   (3)  Medication history and current medication.

   (4)  Behavioral health history.

   (5)  Incident history.

   (6)  Social needs.

   (7)  Environmental needs.

   (8)  Personal safety.

 (b)  The home shall monitor an individual’s risk for recurring incidents and implement corrective action, as appropriate.

 (c)  The home shall work cooperatively with the individual plan team to revise the individual plan if indicated by the incident.


   The provisions of this §  6400.19 amended under sections 201(2), 403(b), 403.1(a) and (b), Articles IX and X of the Human Services Code (62 P.S. § §  201(2), 403(b), 403.1(a) and (b) and 901—922 and 1001—1088); and section 201(2) of the Mental Health and Intellectual Disability Act of 1966 (50 P.S. §  4201(2)).


   The provisions of this §  6400.19 amended through January 22, 1982, effective March 1, 1982, 12 Pa.B. 384; amended August 9, 1991, effective November 8, 1991, 21 Pa.B. 3595; amended June 17, 2016, effective June 18, 2016, 46 Pa.B. 3177; amended October 4, 2019, effective in 120 days, 49 Pa.B. 5777. Immediately preceding text appears at serial pages (381937) to (381938).

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