401. General (II)

Written policies and procedures addressing each section of this regulation regarding resident care, rights,
and the operation of the facility shall be developed and implemented and revised as required in order to
accurately reflect actual facility operation. The policies and procedures shall address the provision of any
special care offered by the facility which would include how the facility shall meet the specialized needs of
the affected residents such as Alzheimer’s disease and/or related dementia, physically/developmentally
disabled, in accordance with any laws which pertain to that service offered, e.g., Alzheimer’s Special Care
Disclosure Act. Facilities shall establish a time-period for review of all policies and procedures and such
reviews shall be documented. These policies and procedures shall be accessible and available to staff at all
times and shall be available to residents and/or their responsible parties upon their requests for inspection.