TITLE 77: PUBLIC HEALTH
CHAPTER I: DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
SUBCHAPTER c: LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES
PART 390 LONG-TERM CARE FOR UNDER AGE 22 FACILITIES CODE
SECTION 390.TABLE D PRESSURE RELATIONSHIPS AND VENTILATION RATES OF CERTAIN AREAS FOR NEW LONG-TERM CARE FACILITIES FOR PERSONS UNDER TWENTY TWO (22) YEARS OF AGE



Section 390.TABLE D   Pressure Relationships and Ventilation Rates of Certain Areas for New Long-Term Care Facilities for Persons Under Twenty Two (22) Years of Age

 

 

 

Pressure Relation-ship to Adjacent Areas

Minimum Air Changes Per Hour Supplied To Room

All Air Exhausted Directly to Outdoors

Recirculated within Room Units

Resident Rm and special care.

0

2

Optional

Optional

Medication Rm.

+

4

Optional

Optional

Clean Utility Rm.

+

4

Optional

Optional

Clean Linen Storage

+

2

Optional

Optional

Examination and Treatment Rm.

0

2

Optional

Optional

Physical Therapy

-

4

Optional

Optional

Occupational Therapy

-

2

Optional

Optional

Dietary Day Storage

0

2

Optional

No

Soiled Utility

-

6

Yes

No

Soiled Linen Holding Rm.

-

6

Yes

No

Soiled Linen Trash Chute Rm.

-

6

Yes

No

Toilet Rm.

-

6

Yes

No

Shower Rm.

-

6

Yes

No

Bathroom

-

6

Yes

No

Janitors' Closet

-

6

Yes

No

Food Preparation Areas

0

6

Yes

No

Dishwashing

-

6

Yes

No

Laundry, General

0

6

Yes

No

Soiled Linen Sorting & Storage Workroom

-

6

Yes

No

Clean Area

+

4

Optional

No

Soiled Area

-

6

Optional

No

+ = Positive

- = Negative

0 = Equal

 

The ventilation rates shown in the above TABLE shall be considered as minimum acceptable rates and shall not be construed as precluding the use of higher ventilation rates.