15A NCAC 18A .1603      INSPECTIONS

Inspections of residential care facilities shall be made by the Department at least once a year prior to the expiration of the license.  Inspections are required for family foster homes only for those homes served by individual or non‑community water supplies or on‑site sewage systems.  A copy of the inspection form shall be provided to the person in charge of the facility.  If conditions found at the time of the inspection are dangerous to the health of the residents, the agency supervising the family foster home shall be notified immediately by telephone or other direct means by the sanitarian.


History Note:        Authority G.S. 130A‑235;

Eff. February 1, 1976;

Readopted Eff. December 5, 1977;

Amended Eff. July 1, 1993.