201 KAR 6:030. Temporary permits.
RELATES TO: KRS 216A.070(4)
STATUTORY AUTHORITY: KRS 216A.070(3), (4)
NECESSITY, FUNCTION, AND CONFORMITY: KRS 216A.070(4) authorizes the board to issue a temporary permit to an individual to practice the art of nursing home administration. This administrative regulation establishes the requirements for issuance of a temporary permit.
Section 1. (1) A temporary permit to practice as a nursing home administrator shall be granted to an applicant if:
(a) The applicant has applied for licensure under the provisions of KRS Chapter 216A;
(b) The applicant has completed all of the requirements for licensure except the examination;
(c) The facility where the applicant is to be employed as the administrator is without a licensed administrator; and
(d) The facility owner provides a written request and supporting information to the board indicating that an emergency situation exists. An emergency situation shall be deemed to exist if:
1. The facility is without a licensed nursing home administrator; and
2. A licensed nursing home administrator is not available to fill the position.
(2) The request for temporary permit shall include payment of the temporary permit fee as established in 201 KAR 6:060, Section 3.
Section 2. A temporary permit shall not be transferred. (25 Ky.R. 679; Am. 1584; eff. 1-19-99.)