10A NCAC 13F .0406        TEST FOR TUBERCULOSIS

(a)  Upon employment or living in an adult care home, the administrator and all other staff and any live‑in non‑residents shall be tested for tuberculosis disease in compliance with control measures adopted by the Commission for Public Health as specified in 10A NCAC 41A .0205 including subsequent amendments and editions.  Copies of the rule are available at no charge by contacting the Department of Health and Human Services Tuberculosis Control Program, 1902 Mail Service Center, Raleigh, NC  27699-1902.

(b) There shall be documentation on file in the home that the administrator, all other staff and any live-in non-residents are free of tuberculosis disease that poses a direct threat to the health or safety of others.

 

History Note:        Authority G.S. 131D-2.16; 131D-4.5; 143B-165;

Eff. January 1, 1977;

Readopted Eff. October 31, 1977;

Temporary Amendment Eff. September 1, 2003; July 1, 2003;

Amended Eff. June 1, 2004.