The 2012 edition of NFPA 101: Life Safety Code® has been adopted by the Centers for Medicare & Medicaid Services (CMS) as part of its Conditions of Participation (COPs). This session will walk through several different health care occupancies and discuss the differences within the COPs and some of the adopted codes. The presenters will also lead a discussion on the next steps for future Life Safet Code®adoption and participation opportunities for attendees.
Identify the new CMS requirements for several different provider types
Understand the different applications of the COPs
Discuss the differences between the COPs and local regulations that may affect construction projects or operations
Plan a compliance strategy for existing hospitals
Deputy Executive Director of Advocacy,
American Society for Healthcare Engineering (ASHE)
Program Manager, Construction Review Services,
Washington State Department of Health
Credits: None available.
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8/10/17 10:04 am
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