NYS Register Publishes Notice of Adoption for Assisted Living Residences and Adult Care Facilities

Shelley Sabo

Published in the February 19, 2014 edition of the New York State (NYS) Register is the final notice of adoption amending sections 487.4 and 488.4 of Title 18 NYCRR; and section 1001.7 of Title 10 NYCRR.  The purpose of this change is to simplify the pre-admission and annual resident medical evaluation process for assisted living and adult care facilities.  The summary text was originally published in the November 20, 2013 edition of the NYS Register and published in a special edition of NYSCAL Notes on November 20, 2013.  To read the summary of the rule, please click http://nyscalnotes.nyshfa.org/en/2131120/1/1001/NYS-Register-Proposed-Rulemaking-Affecting-ACFs-and-ALRs.htm.