Section 455.14 - Activities program

455.14 Activities program. This functional reporting center must contain all the expenses associated with providing recreational and leisure-time facilities, activities and services to patients both at the facility and on special group activities including trips for recreational purposes, excluding transportation costs. This department is supervised by personnel trained for administration of an activities program. Additional activities encompassed by this functional reporting center include but are not limited to the following: coordinating and scheduling activity programs; arranging for special group activities and trips; arranging for transportation to activities; supervising activity programs; participating in discharge coordination as required by code.

(a) Standard unit of measure: total number of participants in program. Count one participant for each person participating in each activity.

(b) Data source. The total number of participants in the program shall be determined from the activities logs.
 

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