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The DC Code: § 44-106.02 Resident agreements.

Index44 Charitable and Curative Institutions. (Refs & Annos)
A written contract must be provided to the resident prior to admission and signed by the resident or surrogate, if necessary, and a representative of the ALR. The nonfinancial portions of the contract shall include the following:
The ALR's organizational affiliations (including parent or subsidiary organizations, religious or charitable affiliation, and management company);
The specific nature of any special care that it holds itself out to provide, such as specialty in Alzheimer's disease or Parkinson's disease;
An identification of services to be included and excluded, part of which is the ISP;
A list of resident rights including grievance procedures;
Unit assignment and procedures if changes occur;
Admission and discharge policies which include clear and specific criteria for admission, transfer, and discharge;
A description of responsibility for provision or coordination of healthcare, if any;
An arrangement for notification in case of the resident's death; and
A disposition of the resident's property upon discharge, transfer, or death of the resident.

Historical and Statutory

Legislative History of Laws For Law 13-127, see notes following § 44-101.01. DC CODE § 44-106.02 Current through December 11, 2012


(June 24, 2000, D.C. Law 13-127, § 602, 47 DCR 2647.)