September, 2000

Information Bulletin 00-26

HCFA Update
Restraint Use in Nursing Homes

Effective October 10, 2000


The purpose of this bulletin is to inform you of updated information about restraint use in nursing homes. The Guidance to Surveyors - Long Term Care Facilities has been revised at F221, F222, F223, F280 and F323.

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If you have any questions regarding this Information Bulletin, please contact in writing:

Minnesota Department of Health
Compliance Monitoring Division
Licensing and Certification Program
85 East Seventh Place, Suite 300
PO Box 64900
St. Paul, Minnesota 55164-0900
Telephone: (651) 201-4101

Updated Friday, March 25, 2011 at 02:46PM