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§ 72625. Clean Linen.


Barclays Official California Code of Regulations Currentness
Title 22. Social Security
Division 5. Licensing and Certification of Health Facilities, Home Health Agencies, Clinics, and Referral Agencies
Chapter 3. Skilled Nursing Facilities
Article 6. Physical Plant (Refs & Annos)
22 CCR § 72625
§ 72625. Clean Linen.
(a) Clean linen shall be stored, handled and transported in a way that precludes cross-contamination.
(b) Clean linen shall be stored in clean, ventilated closets, rooms or alcoves, used only for that purpose.
(c) Clean linen not in covered storage shall be covered.
(d) Clean linen from a commercial laundry shall be delivered to a designated clean area in a manner that prevents contamination.
(e) Linens shall not be threadbare and shall be maintained in good repair.
(f) A supply of linen shall be provided sufficient for not less than three complete bed changes for the facility's licensed capacity.
(g) A supply of clean wash cloths and towels shall be provided and available to staff to meet the care needs of the patients.
Note: Authority cited: Sections 208(a) and 1275, Health and Safety Code. Reference: Section 1276, Health and Safety Code.
This database is current through 4/22/22 Register 2022, No. 16
22 CCR § 72625, 22 CA ADC § 72625
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