Section 402.8 - Notifications of Criminal Charges or Convictions Incurred Subsequent to Hiring

Section 402.8 Notification of Criminal Charges or Convictions Incurred Subsequent to Hiring.

(a) Upon receiving notification from the Division that there is a pending criminal action or proceeding, or conviction, with regard to an employee, the Department shall promptly notify an authorized person(s) of a provider of the allegation or new conviction.

(b) The provider shall determine whether the action or proceeding or conviction presents a threat to the health, safety and well-being of a resident or patient.

Effective Date: 
Wednesday, December 2, 2009
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Complete