TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER c: LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES
PART 295 ASSISTED LIVING AND SHARED HOUSING ESTABLISHMENT CODE
SECTION 295.2070 NEGOTIATED RISK AGREEMENT
Section 295.2070 Negotiated Risk Agreement
a) The negotiated risk agreement, if any, shall be signed by the resident or the resident's representative and the licensee and shall describe the following:
1) The problem, issue or service that is the subject of the agreement;
2) The choices available to the resident, as well as the major risks and consequences associated with each choice;
3) The resulting agreement;
4) The responsibilities of the establishment and the resident and any other involved individual; and
5) A time frame for review.
b) The negotiated risk agreement may be negotiated or renegotiated at any time during the resident's stay in the establishment and may initiate a reevaluation of the service delivery plan.
c) A negotiated risk agreement shall be limited to a resident's individual care and personal environment.
d) A negotiated risk agreement shall not create a risk to the health, safety, or welfare of other residents and shall not infringe upon the rights of other residents.
e) A negotiated risk agreement shall not waive the requirements of this Part.