Division of Quality Assurance Construction/Remodeling for Health Care Facilities - Code Clarifications

The links below can be used by facility owners, designers, or others who have an interest in obtaining written clarification of a code requirement applied during a DQA plan review, construction inspection, or survey.

Clarifications are limited to DQA regulated healthcare facilities; primarily hospitals, nursing homes, ambulatory surgical centers, community based residential facilities, and hospice facilities.

Use the following form and follow the instructions to submit your request:

Clarifications by code and edition:

  • NFPA 101 - Life Safety Code - 2000 edition.
  • NFPA 99 - Health Care Facilities - 1999 edition.
  • NFPA 110 - Emergency Power Systems - 1999 edition.
  • CBRF DHS 83 - Community Based Residential Facilities.


Last Revised: January 9, 2015