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MDH hosts upcoming presentation on home care & assisted living updates

Jill Schewe
By Jill Schewe  |  February 12, 2021  |  Assisted living providers

The Minnesota Department of Health sent out a memo earlier this week announcing they are hosting an upcoming presentation regarding assisted living licensure to include information regarding changes to the laws that affect home care, assisted living, and housing with services providers. Topics will include the following:
  • How an assisted living facility license is different from a comprehensive home care license and a housing with services registration
  • Who should keep a home care license (governed under 144A)
  • Licensed assisted living director (LADL) requirements
  • Campus definition discussion
  • Physical plan requirements
  • Emergency preparedness requirements (Appendix Z)

Event details
Thursday February 18, 2021
10:00–11:30 AM

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Jill Schewe  |  Director of Assisted Living, Housing & Home Care  |  |  952-851-2484


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