194A.719 In-service education for staff and management.
(1) Assisted-living community staff and management shall receive orientation
education on the following topics as applicable to the employee’s assigned duties:
(a) Client rights;
(b) Community policies;
(c) Adult first aid;
(d) Cardiopulmonary resuscitation unless the policies of the assisted-living
community state that this procedure is not initiated by its staff, and that clients
and prospective clients are informed of the policies;
(e) Adult abuse and neglect;
(f) Alzheimer’s disease and other types of dementia;
(g) Emergency procedures;
(h) Aging process;
(i) Assistance with activities of daily living and instrumental activities of daily
(j) Particular needs or conditions if the assisted-living community markets itself
as providing special programming, staffing, or training on behalf of clients
with particular needs or conditions; and
(k) Assistance with self-administration of medication.
(2) Assisted-living community staff and management shall receive annual in-service
education applicable to their assigned duties that address no fewer than four (4) of
the topics listed in subsection (1) of this section.