10a NCAC 26d .0603       SPACE REQUIREMENTS

(a)  Space shall be provided to facilitate the delivery of mental health and mental retardation services.

(b)  Each client in an inpatient mental health unit shall be housed in a single cell.

(c)  Each client in a residential treatment program shall have a minimum of 50 square feet of living space; e.g., if two clients are housed in the living space, the minimum shall be 100 square feet.

(d)  Each service delivery site shall have private space for interviews and conferences with clients.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 148‑19(d);

Eff. January 4, 1994;

Pursuant to G.S. 150B-21.3A, rule is necessary without substantive public interest Eff. June 20, 2015.