TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER c: LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES
PART 370 COMMUNITY LIVING FACILITIES CODE
SECTION 370.3040 ABUSE AND NEGLECT
Section 370.3040 Abuse and Neglect
a) An owner, licensee, program coordinator, house manager, employee or agent of a facility shall not abuse or neglect a resident.
b) A facility employee or agent who becomes aware of abuse or neglect of a resident shall immediately report the matter to the facility program coordinator or house manager.
c) A facility program coordinator or house manager who becomes aware of abuse or neglect of a resident shall immediately report the matter by telephone and in writing to the resident's representative, or if he or she is not available then to the Department.