DOH: Public Health Law – 10 NYCRR Section 415.26

Jackie Pappalardi and Nancy Leveille in Clinical & Quality

The attached letter is intended to serve as a reminder of your facility(ies)’ obligations under Public Health Law and regulations to ensure that all residents receive the care they need. Specifically, pursuant to 10 NYCRR section 415.26, nursing homes must only accept and retain those residents for whom the facility can provide adequate care.

NYSHFA/NYSCAL CONTACTS:

Jackie Pappalardi, RN, BSN
Executive Director
518-462-4800 x16

Nancy Leveille, RN, MS
Director, Special Projects and Educational Development
518-462-4800 x20