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Chapter DHS 132 Nursing Homes Waivers

Note: The following provisions have been previously waived for T-18 & T-19 or dually certified facilities but are still applicable to state licensed only facilities. 

DHS 132 Provision

Title/Subject Area

Authority
Fed. Reg.

Rationale for Waiving

Notations

132.45(5)(b)5.

Alternate physician visit schedule justification

483.40(c)(1)

Federal regulations at F387 and F388 detail provisions for alternate visits.

Also waived for state licensed-only nursing homes because the requirement at DHS 132.61(2)(b) was removed from DHS 132.

132.67(3)

Dental Care

483.55

More prescriptive than federal dental services requirements

Keep language in rule for state licensed-only
nursing homes. Nothing similar in DHS 132 that addresses this issue.

Last Updated: August 13, 2014