Register July 2012 No. 679
Chapter DCF 57
Subchapter I — General Provisions
Authority and purpose.
Compliance with administrative rules and laws.
Exceptions to rules.
Inspections, records, and requests for information.
Group home program and policies.
Emergency planning and preparation.
Financial records and audits.
Pets and animals.
Licensee reporting requirements to the department.
Responsibility to placing agencies.
Subchapter II — Personnel
Hiring and employment.
Personnel policies and records.
Staff member and volunteer responsibilities.
Subchapter III — Admission and Discharge
Subchapter IV — Resident Care
Principles for nurturing care.
Staff to resident ratios and supervision.
Treatment planning and assessment.
Food and nutrition.
Additional requirements for group homes providing respite care.
Additional requirements for group homes providing care for custodial parents and expectant mothers.
Additional requirements for care of children 6 years of age or younger.
Subchapter V — Physical Environment and Safety
Physical plant and environment.
General safety precautions.
Carbon monoxide detector.
Furnishings and appliances.
Subchapter VI — Licensing and Enforcement