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TEMPORARY EMERGENCY EVACUATION SHELTERS for NURSING HOMES
Evacuation of nursing home occupants during times of a declared state of emergency is the subject of
this document. The facility administration at every licensed nursing home shall have, in effect and
available to all supervisory personnel, written copies of a plan for the protection of all persons in the
event of fire, for their evacuation to areas of refuge, and for their evacuation from the building when
necessary. This office recognizes that extreme circumstances will sometimes require extreme
measures in order to cope with disastrous conditions.....read more.
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March 24, 2015