37.106.313 MINIMUM STANDARDS FOR ALL HEALTH CARE FACILITIES: COMMUNICABLE DISEASE CONTROL
(1) All health care facilities shall develop and implement an infection prevention and control program. At minimum the facility shall develop, implement, and review, at least annually, written policies and procedures regarding infection prevention and control which must include, but not be limited to, procedures to identify high risk individuals and what methods are used to protect, contain or minimize the risk to patients, residents, staff and visitors.
(2) The administrator, or designee, shall be responsible for the direction, provision, and quality of infection prevention and control services.
History: Sec. 50-5-103 and 50-5-404, MCA; IMP, Sec. 50-5-103, 50-5-204 and 50-5-404, MCA; NEW, 1980 MAR p. 1587, Eff. 6/13/80; TRANS, from DHES, 2002 MAR p. 185; AMD, 2004 MAR p. 582, Eff. 3/12/04.