Pursuant to Minnesota Statute 144A.04, QUALIFICATIONS FOR LICENSE, Subdivision 1., compliance required. No nursing home license shall be issued to a facility unless the commissioner of health determines that the facility complies with the requirements of this section.
Medication Error Reporting Requirements for Nursing Homes
Pursuant to Minnesota Administrative Rule 4658.1320, MEDICATION ERRORS, a nursing home must ensure that:
Rules for Unlicensed Nursing Home Staff Administering Medication
Pursuant to Minnesota Administrative Rule 4658.1360, ADMINISTRATION OF MEDICATIONS BY UNLICENSED PERSONNEL, Subpart 1., authorization. The director of nursing services may delegate medication administration to unlicensed personnel according to Minnesota Statutes, sections 148.171, subdivision 15, and 148.262, subdivision 7.
Disposition of Medications in Nursing Home
Minnesota Nursing Home Disposition of Medications Standards Pursuant to Minnesota Administrative Rule 4658.1350, DISPOSITION OF MEDICATIONS. Subpart 1. Drugs given to discharged residents. Current medications, except controlled substances listed in Minnesota Statutes, section 152.02, subdivision 3, belonging to a resident
Standards for Unnecessary Drug Usage in Nursing Homes
Nursing Homes Cannot Use Unnecessary Drug on Residents Pursuant to Minnesota Administrative Rule 4658.1315, UNNECESSARY DRUG USAGE, Subpart 1., general. A resident’s drug regimen must be free from unnecessary drugs. An unnecessary drug is any drug when used: A. in